I’m making face masks because you can’t buy them. I have been coughing for several weeks and can’t go anywhere, I feel awkward about even being outside. Fortunately, there are SO MANY tutorials out there.
It was a delightful afternoon of passive aggression and sullen silence. I was ready to give up parenting after that.
Half of us are gonna come out of this quarantine as amazing cooks and the other half is gonna come out with a drinking problem. There is no in-between.
I lost 25 pounds between June and October and I kinda want to keep it off. There’s nothing like a whole lotta inactivity and stress to trigger comfort eating. I live in fear.
My neighbor (hi Lynn!) emailed me the other day to ask if I’ve been blogging. In short, no. Partly because I’m out of the habit of it and partly because I’m very focused on my relationships right now and they seem to be occupying a lot of my time and mental space. I’m talking about […]
Most of the time the internet makes me crazy but sometimes it provides me with great solace.
Imagine my relief that wasn’t going to be a creep. Or a murderer. Or married. Seriously, all those options suck.
Do you know what I haven’t done in a long time? Write about my dreams. Do you know why? I haven’t remembered my dreams since June. I’m pretty sure I’ve been dreaming all along, but I haven’t been able to remember them. Maybe because of my new an un-improved sleep patterns, maybe because of the […]
I am a writer at heart, it is my true love and the deepest well of healing and insight I can dip into. Yet I allowed other people’s real and imagined judgements get to me and shut down perhaps my most useful tool.
My lovely neighbor brought over an early gift for my 48th birthday tomorrow. Four dozen tokens for four dozen years. Did I think I would be here – spitting distance from 50 – setting up a new house, a new life, starting a new career (figuring out what that will even be), considering the possibility […]