Hello, November!

It was a great night… between Enigma walking through the neighborhood scraping his foil around (oh, and he had silver dryer duct stuff on his arms and legs) and Dozer jumping around, screaming “yahoo!!” every time she got candy, it was a great Halloween.


Hello, Monday!

I’m all alone with 700 children and 835 animals. The Husband is off on a business trip this week, then he’ll be gone again next week. Muahahahahaha. I feel like rolling around on the carpet, naked, but then I realize that not a whole lot has changed, except that now I don’t have friendly reminders for all the stuff I forget. All hail sticky notes, especially those plastered all over [...]


October on Hippymom!

Are you a horror freak, under all that babywearing gear? Do you like to scream? What about prizes, do you like prizes? Be sure to check out our forums this month for all the happy hippy fun you can have sitting in front of a screen! It’ll be a hoot!


Halloween Safety Tips for your Pets

1. No trick-or-treats!  Chocolate in all forms can be very dangerous for dogs and cats, and tin foil and cellophane candy wrappers can be hazardous if swallowed.  If you suspect your pet has ingested a potentially dangerous substance, please call your veterinarian or the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center at (888) 426-4435.
2. Decorations such as fresh pumpkins and decorative corn are considered to be relatively nontoxic, but they can produce [...]