Dr. Who- Dr. River Song’s Journal

I am always on the look out for great gifts to give to my hubby.  So when he came home with the print out slipcover for the Dr. River Song’s journal from BBC for Dr. Who fans, I knew I had discovered a lead to a great present.  Being an avid Dr. Who fan, I knew he would enjoy something more than a “slip covered” journal.

First, I looked everywhere for one you could just buy.  Etsy.com has a couple options but nothing in the price range I knew I could manage.  Then came the idea to build my own version for him. (Of course, my ulterior motive was so that I could build myself one too!)  So here is the tutorial to build a replica of B.B.C.’s Dr. Who- Dr. River Song’s journal. Read the rest of this entry »

“How many children do you have?”– My Awkward Response

It was the first meeting of MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) for the year.  Brand new table set for 7 unfamiliar faces.  No one knew my story. And I didn’t have to tell it either if I didn’t want.

Then instructions were announced to the group. “There are star stickers at your table. Put a star next to your name for each child you have.”  I felt like Rachel Berry on Glee putting my one star after my name. And then I hesitated.  Do I put another on my  name tag? Read the rest of this entry »