Tag Archives: friend of housewife plus

Why I’m thankful for blogging

[Tweet “House Guest: Good Girl Gone Redneck Is Sharing A Tender Moment With Housewife Plus…Don’t Miss This!”] I am very pleased to introduce you to my blog friend Andrea Bates of Good Girl Gone Redneck! Andrea is filled with the kind of online skills that make a writer like me envious at best. Not only […]

Step 1: Preheat the oven Step 2: Hose down the cat

[Tweet “HOUSE GUEST: The Outstanding Comedienne Vikki Claflin is chilling with Housewife Plus!”] Do you know what I love more than anything? Laughing. Laughing can cure darn near anything; broken hearts, the blues, writer’s block, a staring contest, even a tense moment. I spend my days searching for the funny moments because if I don’t then I will […]

The apple peeler

[Tweet “HOUSE GUEST: Pixie.c.d shares a beautiful and charming essay about a simple apple peeler”] Do you ever have a few names floating in your social media that you wish you could know more personally? Pixie.c.d was such a name to me. Her tweets always make me laugh and her blog posts always make me […]

Pregnancy nostalgia: What if she is my last?

[Tweet “HOUSE GUEST: Outmanned Mommy Writer Mary Widdicks Dishes On Pregnancy Nostalgia!”] There are days when I look at some of my mom friends and I think to myself, “Oh, honey, please! Talk to me when you’re the only female in your house!” There is a special kind of hell that comes with the awseomeness of raising […]

8 Life lessons from a foxy Grandma

[Tweet “HOUSE GUEST: I’ll give you hint. Housewife Plus is gettin’ FOXY this week!”] Every night after I get the kids to bed I fire up my laptop and start click clacking away at some new story. And every night, right in the middle of the clicking and the clacking I start to wonder what […]

Why motherhood will never not be a contradiction

[Tweet “HOUSE GUEST: EMILY BALLARD Why Motherhood Will Never Not Be A Contradiction”] If ever there was a woman who writes as honestly as I wish I could it is THIS woman, Emily Ballard. Her words fill my head with visuals so lovely and so densely filled with life that I sometimes find myself inspired to tears. Her […]

House Guest: Miranda Gargasz – A Thousand Pictures’ Worth

[Tweet “House Guest: Miranda Gargasz”] Each Monday I will introduce a new Mom Blogger to you, dear reader. When I was brand new at this parenting gig I often felt lonely and frustrated by the lack of my village. You know, that mythical community of folks to help pick up the slack when you feel about […]