Joe Paterno – The man is a legend, an institution, a household name. At least in my world. My parents went to Penn State– My grandparents went to Penn State. That’s Pennsylvania State University, home of the Nittany Lions, and Joe Paterno. Joe lived on our house from August to January every year of… Read More Yes, You Can Die of a Broken Heart – Joe Paterno, RIP
Did you ever Google ‘work from home’ ? You should. Just for the really cool things you will learn and the people who so willingly share (for a nominal fee of course) their little known secret key to instant wealth by just clicking away on your computer. I think I could be one of those… Read More I am Sharing this Little Known Internet Secret with YOU!
No..not that kind of dick.. Dick as in jerk, loser, low self-esteem boob that needs to exert control over another just to feel ok about themselves. How does that work anyway? How do you feel better treating someone else like shit. How do you say you love someone and then treat them like dirt? And feel good… Read More Lamentations of a Dick Magnet
You remember Dr. Phil? He is that therapist from Texas that Oprah made famous. Ten years ago actually. I was Google surfing and stumbled across his website. I am amazed at how far he has come. I kinda lost a little faith when Relationship Rescue didn’t rescue the relationship. Ok really, a lot of faith. I… Read More Dr Phil – Advice Like a Twinkie – 10 Years and Still Fresh (kinda)
Once upon a time I was the Queen of Christmas Cookies. True story. Picture the Queen of Hearts from Alice in Wonderland only prettier and younger and cookies not hearts. Pretty much nothing really like her at all except that she is a queen too. I rarely used the term “Off with their heads!” either.… Read More The Tale of Christmas Cookies Past
A major gigantic pain in my ass. Really it can be but that is not what I meant to say. Sometimes I just can’t help but say silly things like that. It is a pain. It is a lot of things. It is something that is on my mind today, everyday. The first few posts… Read More Love is…
And so it seems that every trip through grief does come to an end. It doesn’t mean we forget , or that the pain of loss will not visit us. It does not mean that in an unguarded moment a memory will not sneak in and grip our hearts as tight as the day this journey… Read More Acceptance…and Life Goes On
Have you ever had one of those days? The ones where it seems that nothing goes our way, where just when you think you can’t possibly handle anything else, more gets loaded on? Where you feel like you just want to shut down the rides and close early. Let the Moose outside tell the visitors… Read More Sorry Folks, Park’s Closed. The Moose Outside Shoulda Told You.
Tangled in the sheets, I thought it was love. My legs entwined with his. held tight in his embrace, I thought the warmth was the warmth of his skin. I expected to be snuggled in. But awoke to find I was only tangled in the sheets.
Opportunity; A Chance, A possibility due to favorable combination of circumstances I am intrigued by the weekly photo challenge. At first I read the challenge of the week and I did not quite understand the concept. Wish that I had participated in it, known about it earlier. I would have rocked the last few weeks challenges. And… Read More Weekly Photo Challenge – Opportunity
Remember that cell phone commercial a few years ago that was touting the great plan offered by such and so carrier so that you would be able to talk more and cheaper during the holidays? It showed various situations, typically young adults trying to recreate the family traditions on their own while on the phone with a… Read More Pull out the Wha What and Call me Who?
This is a story I want to tell of the Indigo Child who isn’t mine except in my heart. But that makes her just as much mine as any other child I have carried and brought into this world. At least I feel like it does. I met her on a fine September day. Id… Read More Of the Indigo Child Who Isnt Mine except in My Heart….
Today I am exasperated. A headache that won’t quit and I went grocery shopping. The relief of having food in the house overshadowed by the worry it will be gone long before I am able to go again. Since it is fall break, I had the privilege of taking my almost 5yo and 7yo with me. I already loathe… Read More I am Humbled..by Underpants of All Things.
In the interest of clarity, I am compelled to discuss nudity. More specifically nakedness, being naked and frolicking. Ok. We aren’t going to discuss frolicking much as I would like to and although it does go well with nudity, it is a little beyond the scope of the question. But If we get through the matter at… Read More The Naked Truth …and the truth of being naked.