“Children begin by loving their parents; after a time they judge them; rarely, if ever, do they forgive them.” -Oscar Wilde (1893), A Woman of No Importance With yesterday being Father’s Day I couldn’t find it in my heart to tell my dad why I was missing […]
It would be just like me to take this “working” thing so seriously. If you only knew how long it takes me to write one post. Because, detail-oriented like a mo-fo. I won’t post just any old thing. I have to plan it out, find the right images […]
Sometimes Some Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn’t make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
There are few things I hate more than watching a horrible mess of a movie. Not only do you waste 2 hours of your time that you’ll never get back but you almost feel robbed by the time the credits roll.
Sometimes you have to be apart from the people you love, that doesn’t make you love them less. Sometimes you love them more. Not sure what I was thinking telling him for the millionith time to just leave, but for whatever reason this was the time he decided […]
kar•ma the force generated by a person’s actions held in Hinduism and Buddhism to perpetuate transmigration and in its ethical consequences to determine the nature of the person’s next existence, a characteristic emanation, aura, or spirit that infuses or vitalizes someone or something.
“You might want to rethink the nightgown first.
There’s a whole ‘Ebenezer Scrooge’ thing happening.”
– David Rose, Schitt’s Creek
“Reality provides us with facts so romantic that imagination itself could add nothing to them.”
– Ascribed to Jules Gabriel Verne, 1828-1905
Sneaky When I was a gigantic, six months pregnant, our then four-year old daughter, Keely, surprised the shit out of me one night by crashing on the couch super early. Fell asleep on her own and didn’t stir much even as Zander licked dinner off her fingers. This […]
“Write hard and clear about what hurts.” – Ernest Hemingway Sometimes I feel like screaming. Not very original I know because everyone in the world feels like screaming sometimes. But I don’t have the luxury of actually doing the screaming. My husband and I are not even being […]
Summers long ago, we were lucky enough to experience weeklong family vacations. An entire week = soo lucky. The ‘rents, my younger brothers and I drove to a different spot every summer. Colorado Springs, Niagara Falls, New York, and Washington D.C. – all while in the family truckster (station wagon to the young’uns). But […]
You ever have your “best friend” lie to you – on purpose? How about someone who would steal from you even though you would’ve just given them anything had they just asked? By all means, I’m no saint but – I. Fucking. Hate. Liars. It is the worst sin […]
So Clinton and Trump both jump off a cliff. Who survives?
Good ol’ days eh?
“Let me call you back when I know what the EMTs say…” One phone call changed this little family’s life and came in the wee morning hours, late spring. At a spry 33-years old and while working his part-time second job, my husband suffered a stroke. I know what you’re probably thinking, […]
“My default mode is to see and focus on my flaws and imperfections.” – unattributed #truth. ♥
SO Not Elderly According to this video (posted by TheFineBros via YouTube), I’m an elder. Hey, it shocked me too. My music taste is eclectic and usually depends on my mood at the time. I’ve always favored hip-hop/rap/r&b, but also pop/top 40, alternative/indie, classical/jazz/opera and rock (mainly from […]
“You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try.” -Beverly Sills [Belle Miriam Silverman], (1929-2007) HTML Today I’m going to take on a new challenge suggested by my husband, who happens to be a database admin. I keep telling him that I need […]
Unbelievable that we listen to this nonsense. I’m not saying I disagree with the hypocrisy of federal regulations vs. state, but… seriously? You don’t have any other topic to discuss other than marijuana legalization? (I don’t know about this “CNS news source” either but when I saw this….ugh, […]
Most impressionable movies in my life….15 in 15
“I love to play with the kids; they’re fun to beat and easy to cheat.” -Fran Lebowitz
I can’t imagine what I was thinking when I came up with this list of fave quotes. Just go with it.