Category Archives: Holidays

Still Time to Score for Valentine’s Day [More Importantly, XOXO on the Reg]

There’s only a couple rules we live by in the Dude casa. Never break a promise: Trust is important Always give a kiss goodnight… You can’t get today back. Make sure the peeps you love, know it. “I hope they … Continue reading

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Hola 2014

January 10 already?! Dang, life moves quickly. While we’re at it, 2014 already?! Yowza. I’d say 10 days in is still within the “let’s reflect” and “look ahead” time frame. Short. But sweet. Health: 11 questions to ask yourself Wealthy Habits: Instead … Continue reading

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A Dude Family Christmas: 2013

3 kids. 1 dog. Countless presents. 1 car. 11 hours up. 13 hours back. 7 days of family holiday chaos. 6 adults. 7 kids (under 10). 1 roof. Christmas Eve with the Dude’s 97 (yes, 97!) year old Grandfather…and 33 … Continue reading

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Enjoy the Festivus: Hallelujia, Holy !#$@, Where’s the Tylenol?!

December already?! How does time move so quickly? Tomorrow afternoon, the Dudes ship off on a two-day, 10 hour Cannonball Run up the Eastern Seaboard to enjoy an extended family holiday. Festivus at its best! Ever felt like this during … Continue reading

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Buttholes Are Beautiful {Happy Turkey Day from the Dudes}

Shock Factor: The subjective measure of the psychological “impact” of any given event. The Dude has been accused of enjoying the shock factor. Hence the title of this post? It seems Little Dude shares this quality. The three and a half … Continue reading

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Happy 4th Anniversary Mrs. Dude – Love The Dude…and Old Gregg

The Mrs. and I celebrated our 4th wedding anniversary yesterday. Amazing. How does time move so quickly? Remember when a school day seemed long? And a school year?! Insanely long. Now, life is moving at a lightning pace. 4 years! … Continue reading

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What’s up 2013?!

Adios 2012. So much for the end of the world. Ho hum. Hello 2013! The year of the Dude?! Fo sho. We expect big things every year. 🙂 Although, 2013 is most definitely going to get off to a fantastic … Continue reading

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The Dude Goes All Griswold on Your Arse!

Happy December! Festivus is officially underway. And the Dude is kicking it off right with some sweet holiday lights. I’m not much of a holiday person. I don’t need a random day to give me reason to get in a … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Canceled! Turkey Day Replaced with Bill Day.

Mark your calendars. 2012 marks the beginning of a new holiday tradition –  end of Turkey Day and the beginning of Bill Day. Similar to Festivus, it is completely contrived, so it can be anything we want. We reserve the … Continue reading

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Happy Easter. Here’s to New Beginnings, Dude.

Happy Easter to you and yours from the Dudes. Family is the Dude’s favorite part of a holiday. To me, holidays mean a day of uninterrupted family time. A day to refocus on what means the most to us. However, I know … Continue reading

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