Five Years Beyond Autism Diagnosis: High Hopes & Happiness

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It's been a long time since I've blogged, thanks to a very intense full-time job. I love it, but it certainly takes up most of my time. Anyway, for those of you that have followed MommyQ, you know I have an autistic son. He was diagnosed at the age of three and now he's eight ...

First Pair of Cowboy Boots: Yeehaw, Ariat

It's rather shocking to think I've lived in Texas for over 12 years and I don't own a pair of cowboy boots. I may be from Virginia, but I'm just not a cowgirl. I'd describe myself as more of a misguided East Coast, West End girl. (Thanks for the validation, Pet Shop Boys.) What's even more ...

Beyonce’s Baby Drama: Welcome to Crazyville, Blue Ivy

It seems Beyonce spared no expense when it came to her baby girl's birth. Any why would she? She's Beyonce. TMZ has released photos of her beautiful hospital suite which costs around $700-$800 per night. A tad expensive, yes, but that's not an insane amount. Her posse used about four rooms during her stay - ...

It’s a Chop Chop, Stump Smash, Eruptor World

Wow, yet another blog post about video games. Can you tell I'm the mom of boys or what? In my house, 2012 is the season of wacky dudes with equally wacky names. Trigger Happy, Terrafin, Stump Smash and Ghost Roast are just a few of our new family members. That's right, MommyQ is living in ...

Season’s Tweetings: Angry Birds Wreck The Halls

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If the oddly amusing sounds of laughing and snorting pigs along with the melodious hum of cawing birds echoes in your ears, you're no doubt an Angry Birds fan like me. Well, not me, but my boys. Who knew a few furrow-browed birdies could be so darn entertaining? This ridiculously addictive game has broken all sorts ...