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Meet Big George!

This may go down as the best Christmas EV.ER! After spending Christmas Eve and Christmas morning with our Indiana aunts, uncles, cousins and grandma, we pointed our swagger wagon toward our St. Louis family! The SIL’s (think sister-in-law mafia!) were hiding our surprise Christmas puppy, Big George! We had kept this secret for over a […]

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When Elf On The Shelf Goes Wrong

Happy Holidays from the neighborhood mom office, aka The Moffice! What started out as a simple Elf on the Shelf photo shoot, turned…um…naughty.  The conversation quickly turned to our Polly Pocket sized pal and how cute she would be on a shelf.  As these things go, one thing led to another and before you know it, […]

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The Plight of my Third Child

This photo showed up in my Facebook memories yesterday. I happened to be standing in line to register this girl for high school. The summer this was taken is so clear in my mind. She had two older brothers and a baby sister. The boys needed a lot of wrangling and the baby…well, was the […]

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Magic in Aisle 5

I heard screaming from the basement. Moms have a “scream gauge.” We know when the scream is a benign scream (472 times in a day) or when it is a “drop everything and run” scream. In my panic and rush to get to them, I fell down the last few steps. (Always graceful under fire!) […]

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LadyFest Drink: The Gin Gin Mule

The whole thought process around this drink was enough to create an entire blog post — that’s how excited we are about it. The mixologist who created the Gin Gin Mule: Audrey Saunders Audrey Saunders, aka the “Libation Goddess”, opened The Pegu Club in New York City’s Soho district, in late August 2005. Pegu Club […]

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Why Is Kerry Hiding Under The Desk?

Because it’s SHARK WEEK! One of our favorite places to go for “girl talk” is In The Powder Room. This week, they are hosting “Shark Week, You’re Gonna Need A Bigger Pad.” See where this is going? Sho-conspirator Kerry Rossow is guest posting for ITPR today. Kerry has been known to hide under furniture when […]

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Women Of Hope,2014

The theme for The That’s What She Said Show 2014 was inspired by Morley’s song, WOMEN OF HOPE. The women who braved the stage could be described in so many ways… Women of hope… Women of laughter… Women of strength… Women of courage… Our stories are different. Our stories are the same. Our stories connect […]

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TWSS Soul Journey To Haiti

After the That’s What She Said Show last year, the sho-conspirators knew we wanted to be more than a show. We saw the power of telling and hearing each other’s stories. Women supporting women. Women telling their story and connecting with someone who nodded and said, “Me, too.” Women who want to make the world […]

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Meet Keesha Beckford

Keesha Beckford rocked the stage at TWSS 2013. Here is the backstory… I had forgotten it. It was third grade and I had a report to read to the entire class.  It was my turn to present in just a couple of minutes, and my report was nowhere to be found in my desk or […]

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