April 9, 2015
by Half-Hearted Housewife

Buy a boat, run for president, eat cake…

Today is Sergeant Handsome’s birthday. He’d prefer no one know that it’s his birthday, because he’s weird that way, so my writing a blog post about it is perfect. Sorry, babe! But we just finished having the following discussion as … Continue reading

February 25, 2015
by Half-Hearted Housewife
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A Glimpse of Winter

It’s official: my kids are Texans.  This week we’ve had a bunch of frozen rain and my kids are fascinated by the ice and frozen ground. Walking home from school on Monday took twice as long as usual (even though … Continue reading

January 26, 2015
by Half-Hearted Housewife


I’ve done a lot of bitching and moaning about our new post. It’s no secret that this post is not where I would have picked to live. I’m feeling pretty isolated and it affects the way I look at everything … Continue reading