I was at my friend’s Halloween party, standing by myself, holding a red Solo cup of Chardonnay, and wishing I’d put some effort into my costume. Wearing a flowy tank top to hide my post-partum belly, skinny jeans, and a hat shaped like a pineapple, my look was, ”I have a baby and a toddler … Continue reading If You’re Scared You’re Winning
After The Great Camping Fiasco of 2013, I wasn't sure if I wanted to try camping as a family again. Ever. It's not that I don't love the outdoors. I do. But I also love a firm mattress, soft sheets, running water, and not having to choose between getting up in the pre-dawn dark to … Continue reading If at First You Don’t Succeed…
My bucket list includes....(I feel like I am getting naked a little bit here, but here goes). -Get paid to write. There, I said it (again). -Qualify for and run the Boston Marathon. I know, I know, I would actually have to run another marathon to make this one happen, but my last one was … Continue reading My Bucket List
I've been thinking about an offhand comment my cousin made about my blog. I don't get to see this cousin as often as I'd like, due to geographical issues. She checks up on me via my ramblings on Whatevs... Which I love. Having never been to any meeting that ends in the word "Anonymous," I … Continue reading What if they say my duck is wet because it’s wet?