Merry Merry! We bring tidings of good cheer- and the annual Ruby Slipper Guide Holiday Guide! We have gathered tons of great ideas for planning your merriment this holiday season, and put it all in one place. We have tree lightings, puppet shows, concerts, plays, even reindeer! So go ahead- open it! We think it will look great on you!
Want to see the Nutcracker? The Best Christmas Pageant Ever? Some holiday tunes? We have them for you, right here!
Looking for a special way to celebrate the holiday season? Why not cut down your own Christmas tree? There are plenty of great U-Cut tree farms on the Eastside: they provide the saw, you provide the muscle. And while you are at it, get some hot cider to warm up before you decorate the tree!
Parent teacher conferences are weird. They are performance reviews for a job you didn’t do. They are not about you and all about you at the same time. And they are terrifying. After arriving too early for ours (“Oh no! We’re early! Did the teacher see us? She spotted us! Act casual as we look at [...]
One evening about a year ago, I was at a Book Club meeting when one of the ladies suggested that we go away for a weekend. “Somewhere that we can just relax and drink and not worry about kids!” she exclaimed. Everyone was on board and began shouting out ideas – everyone but me, that [...]
I was at Rite Aid today and saw a pack of Garbage Pail Kids. You know, those trading cards from the mid-1980′s featuring children modeled after Cabbage Patch Kids but given inappropriate names like Leaky Lindsey and Potty Scotty. They are disgusting and rude. And I was *this*close* to buying them. For my daughter. Ok, [...]