Here’s the Deal I should niche down. Everybody—every blogger, businessman, their mamas, and their mamas’ mamas will tell you to niche down. Focus. Specialize. I know. I’ve read it, have heard it a zillion times from a zillion different resources. If someone were to come to me saying they wanted to start a blog I’d […]
On our way to K’s 6-month follow-up w/ her neurologist at #TexasChildrensHospital. Houston traffic—ugh, hate. Crowded, people drive like they’re ? ? crazy, & it takes forever. Despite those unpleasantries, I sure am thankful we’re able to make the journey. I’m thankful she has currently has healthcare coverage and is able to […]
I’ve been self-studying graphic design on a part-time basis for nearly 3 years now. It started out as a casual interest, a thought of, “Hey, I could maybe learn a couple of things to help dress up my writing, add a little visual interest to my little ‘mom blog’.” I was slightly familiar with design […]
“It started out with a kiss. How did it end up like this?” from Mr. Brightside, by The Killers Today the Supernatural Family flocked to Twitter to celebrate #TenYearsOfCrowley (hashtag courtesy of the ever-fabulous Natalie Peachey), and the outpouring of love was fucking beautiful. So much love. You didn’t really think I was going to […]
For nearly 25 years now—the sum of my life up until this point in time, mind you—I have been using this grand language we call English, yet I have never really paused to contemplate and appreciate its awesome power until today. I find this notion to be more than a little amusing in light of […]
Supernatural Season 15 premieres tonight.
We have feelings…
When fighting a daily battle with self injury, sometimes the battles get loud and angry.
I try to walk a line of careful consideration regarding my family’s privacy when approaching writing for the site, especially regarding my youngest daughter, K. For those of you new to the House of Bubbles and Chaos, K (aka Kaos) is 8 years old, autistic, and has several co-occurring conditions that strongly impact her functionality […]
Catch “Mr. Universe Comes A-Calling” from the beginning! Read part 1 here! Quad Screen Positive “Your Quad Screen came back positive for Down Syndrome. Now, this doesn’t mean your baby has Down Syndrome. The numbers resulting from this blood test indicate an elevated risk that it’s possible. “ The doctor rambled on. He scribbled numbers, letters, and […]
Mr. Universe drops in for an unexpected visit with a #SpecialNeeds #MotherBlogger, and escorts her on a time-traveling expedition full of feels.