Category Archives: Mama’s a Mess

The Tale Of The Flaming Hiatus

Let me spin you a tale: Once upon a time in a land not so far away, there was a Mama’s A Mess and an Odd Papa that had great aspirations of selling their wares online and writing daily blogs … Continue reading

Posted in About, Mama's a Mess, Odd Papa | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Beginning of the end for Etsy?

I joined the Etsy community back in 2008.  Even at that time I felt like I was a little late to the party.  It’s hard for me to believe that my shop has been around for five years now and … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Community & Culture, Crafts & Style, Mama's a Mess, Odd Papa | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Treasured: While Going to the Dogs…

We were recently included in this GREAT, dark treasury on Etsy, created by Paula Mattson.   Paula is a unique mixed-media/watercolor artist from Chicago who must have a great eye to the darker side of life. ‘While Going to the … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts & Style, Mama's a Mess, Shop, Style | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Yesterday I discovered a whole lot of hits coming from this referring link.  As it turns out, someone discovered a post of mine from back in November where I relayed my own sexting fail.  I wouldn’t have called it EPIC, … Continue reading

Link | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Boiling it down to a skill set…

I don’t really talk about my day job.  Usually I only talk about not talking about it and I don’t expect that’s going to change…at least not a lot.  I’ve been able to take a step back from work recently … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Community & Culture, Mama's a Mess | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

After the storm – Trying to fit back into the “real” world

I was on vacation last week.  We were scheduled to have all the kids home, finally.  Nyah was just back after 3 weeks at her “mother’s” house.  At the last minute I decided to take the week off of work, … Continue reading

Posted in Mama's a Mess, Relationship & Family | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kick Start the Day: Walking Dead Season 4

I’ve been on vacation this week and had a long list of things I wanted to accomplish. On that list was blogging – lots of it.  It’s Saturday now.  Do you notice anything? Right, I’ve still been absent.  Never quite … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Music, TV & Movies, Comics, Mama's a Mess, Odd Papa | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment