Category Archives: oversharing

When your kids get older, Halloween becomes a lot different (more on that later in the week). But even though one of my kids hasn’t dressed up and gone trick-or-treating in a few years and this may be one of the last years for the other one, I have many, many fun memories of Halloweens […]

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I never had a Cabbage Patch Kid. I think maybe it was because in the early 80’s when they really took off and became popular I was too old to play with dolls. Or maybe it was because they were ugly as shit. Whichever it was, the fact that I was never a fan became […]

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You guys, I’m having a mental fatigue moment that’s lasted for about 12 hours (I can actually hear the sarcastic thoughts seeping from Husband’s brain as he read that high in his office 10 miles away. And no, Husband, that is not an understatement). Sure, I am fatigued physically pretty much all the damn time […]

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A few weeks ago someone on Facebook shared an article called, “7 Phrases That Will Make Your Partner Feel Loved & Respected.” I’m gonna be honest. I only clicked on the link because I thought (hoped) it was going to be a sarcastic and smart-ass article. It wasn’t. According to the article, “when you feel heard, […]

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This is the one where I tell you about how I’ve been obsessed with pop-culture and celebrity life and Awards Shows for most of my life. Wait…you already knew that?  I guess you’re right. For the past year and a half I haven’t exactly been secretive about my fascination with all things Hollywood. I’ve certainly […]

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I have to admit, when I sat down to write this post I had nothing to write about. Which, sure, isn’t all that unusual for a Friday Favorites post. I mean, now that I have approximately 70 of these weekly posts under my belt, finding new Favorites sometimes gets to be more than a little […]

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  I’ve always been a ‘glass half-full’ kind of a girl. Pollyanna, Anne Shirley, Leslie Knope — those girls are my peeps. My mantra for pretty much all of the stressful situations in my life — my adult life, at least — has been, “things can always be worse.” When I had each of my […]

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  As you probably know, May is prom season, and because I have a teenage daughter and friends with teenagers, I’ve recently been re-educated on the pomp and circumstance surrounding this adolescence milestone — and you guys, what I’ve learned is terrifying.    I say “re-educated” because the only way prom in the year 2013 […]

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This is the one where I tell you how I waited for three long, bitterly cold months to spend a week in the delicious warmth of the Arizona sunshine reuniting with family at my nephew’s wedding and sitting by the pool visiting with lifelong college friends and then got sick on the first day and […]

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I know, I know. It’s Friday Favorites’ day, and you don’t see a list.  Don’t worry. Stay with me. Yesterday (as you and my 168 Facebook friends know) was my birthday. I may or may not have woken up like this… …only to be met with crickets.  And it was a fine day, as far […]

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