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  • December 29, 2023Post

    Welcome to the epitome of comfort and style – a realm where the classic charm of a Chesterfield Sectional meets the contemporary elegance of a Platner Table. Join me on a journey as we explore the art of seamlessly combining these design icons to create an ensemble that not only maximizes comfort but also elevates

  • December 18, 2023Post

    In the hustle and bustle of our daily lives, the simple act of eating can often become a mindless routine. Scarfing down meals while multitasking or grabbing a quick bite on the go has become the norm. However, there’s a transformative approach to eating that goes beyond the basic act of consuming food – it’s

  • December 18, 2023Going Green

    When I was a kid, my mom used to hang our laundry out to dry and I always loved the fresh-air smell it took on. As I’ve worked towards becoming more “green” I’ve realized that using a clothesline is actually a win-win situation…better for the environment, and great for the old sniffer! So, recently I

  • August 18, 2019Post

    This moment will come in every parent’s life: Stay At Homer cartoon #5 It doesn’t matter what we do, we are most certainly going to become our parents. For better or worse, we were born as little pieces of them. And as we grew up, we took on their mannerisms, their perspectives, and their habits.

  • October 30, 2018Post

    As it turns out, and as has recently happened to my wife, if you are late by 7 minutes to the doctor, they will turn you away…and charge you for the appointment. Whoa, whoa, whoa, hold on! Settle down, I can’t hear myself think! gavel bang Let’s here them out. Maybe there’s a good reason

  • September 18, 2018Post

    Confession time. I’m a schlub. The definition? I’ll look it up, just so we are accurate. Hold, please….. WHOA! What the hell?! I just looked up the definition, it’s “a person regarded as clumsy, stupid, or unattractive.” Unbelievable! I am NOT a schlub! I thought it meant someone who doesn’t keep a clean face, maybe

  • May 10, 2018Post

    Alistair clearly wanted Noble to play with him. The continuous requests for Noble to listen and to follow his instructions made it quite clear this was the case. Noble had a different agenda, though, and wouldn’t let up with “I don’t want to play with you!” Alistair had enough, and responded, “Shush it! Shush your

  • April 18, 2018Post
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    I can’t scrapbook. I’ve tried. I’ve really tried. Seriously, I’ve sat at a table with the intent to create a scrapbook and I’ve given it “a go.” It’s my understanding that the stay at home parent is in charge of managing the family photos and arranging them into fun, memorable, scrapbooks. It’s not enough to

  • October 30, 2014Post

    I took a job. What?! How could that be?! How dare I call myself “The Stay At Homer!” It’s true. I went and got my learning on, and studied up real nice and good-like. And now I call myself a Realtor. My home base is at Century 21 in Pasadena. It’s pretty awesome. I get

  • March 9, 2014Post

    It seemed a bit silly when I saw it on tv, but when Noble was being really difficult a year ago, we implemented one. And it actually worked! So recently, he has been pretty defiant, and so we are implementing another one. Noble is really holding strong to his sense of independence, which is great,