Fragmented Fridays

Pardon my French, but last night was a BIOTCH! And not my biotch! I got an email right before my daughter’s bedtime about a large crib recall and what do you know, my daughter’s crib was on the list! Of course, I did not feel comfortable letting her sleep in it anymore since one poor child has died. I’m pissed that she ever slept in

WTF Arizona?!

Arizona passed a law that criminalizes illegal immigration by defining it as trespassing. The law empowers the police to question anyone they have a “reasonable suspicion” is an illegal immigrant. Reasonable suspicion? What exactly constitutes reasonable suspicion? Living while under the influence of brown skin? Getting caught speaking a language other than English? I’m pretty sure that a light-skinned, blue-eyed person won’t raise too much

The Disappearing Face

My mother’s face has always been beautiful, not just to me. She has always been the kind of beautiful that people notice, the kind of beautiful that opens doors, the kind of beautiful that you can trade on, but to me that beautiful face has always been the one I looked to when I needed the kind of comfort that only a mother can provide.

My Big Beautiful Brown Eyes and GlassesUSA

For those of you that have been around for awhile, you are well aware of all the issues that have been plaguing my Big Beautiful Brown Eyes. For those of you that are new, the short version is that I developed corneal ulcers and was told I could no longer safely wear contacts without possibly losing my vision or my eye. The choice was clear:

I Comment Therefore I Am

Welcome to another edition of I Comment Therefore I Am, where I put together a post from comments I’ve left on other blogs. Below are some of my favorite posts from the previous week and what they inspired me to say. I’ve always felt that the media should be progressive, but for the most part it is not. The {wannabe} WAHM wrote a great post

Sundays In My City

San Francisco, CA I showed you mine, now you show me yours. Share your city/town/suburb/you name it! If you link up, please link back or post the Sundays In My City button either in your post or sidebar to let people know that other bloggers are sharing their communities too. Happy trails! Let’s travel the world together! <center><a href=”http://www.unknownmami.com/search?q=Sundays+In+My+City” target=”_blank”><img border=”0″ alt=”Unknown Mami” src=”http://i610.photobucket.com/albums/tt184/UnknownMami/SundaysinmyCity.jpg” /></a></center>Find

Fragmented Fridays

I am the Top Blog of the Week at Speaking from the Crib! It is always nice to be recognized by your peers. I think we should all keep a notebook where we jot down our accomplishments, compliments we receive, random acts of kindness and the like that have come our way, that way when we are feeling really crappy about ourselves we can just

We Like Them!

I was given the opportunity to review an item from CSN Stores and although they have an enormous selection with over 200 stores, it was pretty easy for me to decide on an item because we happened to be in the market for glass storage containers. We want to eliminate plastic storage containers that leach chemicals into your food. About a week ago, I received

And the Winner is…

The winner of the $50 Amazon e-gift card is: Multiple Personalities! Congratulations! 
Thank you all for playing and helping me celebrate my blogiversary!

I Comment Therefore I Am

Welcome to another edition of I Comment Therefore I Am, where I put together a post from comments I’ve left on other blogs. Below are some of my favorite posts from the previous week and what they inspired me to say.   Ann at AnnOnandOn was given an award where she has to list 10 honest things about herself. One of them was that she used