The Task of Doom

The sounds of retching stumbled their way up stairs to the first floor. Spasmodic. Violent. Disturbing. The disembodied voice of my husband, laden with concern filtered its way back down. “What are you doing? Are you okay?” *retch* “Just …*retch* just doing the *retch* kitty *retch* litter tr*retch*ay,” I managed…

Product Review: Dyson V6 Absolute

It was a week and a half ago that I was invited along to a Dyson pop-up event to learn all about the new Dyson V6 Absolute; a cordless concoction of vacuumy goodness. Upon arrival, I was a little hesistant. Mostly because I was confronted by a table that appeared…

Suitable Household Jobs for Teenage Boys

I am not raising children. Indeed, I am not. Or, at the very least, it is my aim to not raise children. I am, at lesat I hope, raising adults. Capable, socially aware, life-skilled male type adults. Sometimes I am faced with the very real possibility of serious failure in…