Monthly Archives: September 2008

How You Can Tell You Are Making Progress In Life

I saw a picture someone took of me this weekend. It seems that I am swelling. And not in the cute places, like your belly when you’re pregnant or boobs when you are awesome.  Oh, no. My back is swelling.  … Continue reading

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How To Get Organized If You’re A Better Woman Than Me

Allow me to share with you how a recent letter from an Internet company left me feeling like a horrible mother: Hi Britt, As Moms, we all participate in so many groups and activities that it can be hard to … Continue reading

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The RAP Sheet: Hello. Ha ha. Narf.

You may remember from earlier this year… Blogging was made for bitching. Whether it’s about slow drivers, unruly children, or spouses who can’t seem to pick up their own underwear, the blogosphere is constantly atwitter with our gripes. And while … Continue reading

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September 11th – a Rerun

I wrote this post last year.  I could have written parts of it yesterday: Today is September 11 – obviously.  Six years since what we have just started calling “The Attacks”.  For some reason I was thinking about this last … Continue reading

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An Open Letter To Independents and Undecided Voters

Dear Undecided Voters, The presidential election is less than 60 days away, and yet the chief complaint I hear from you is “no one has told me what they’re going to do.  Everyone talks about change and no one tells … Continue reading

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Who is this guy?

  I’ll give you a hint: It’s not Brett Favre! And after last night’s performance against the Minnesota Vikings, I’ve decided that’s just fine. I’m still not thrilled that the Packers management turned Brett down when he asked to come … Continue reading

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It Seems The Problem In My Marriage Is Me

Maybe some people just aren’t made for marriage. Perhaps I am one of them. The evidence certainly seems to be leaning in that direction. That’s not to say that I don’t love my husband or enjoy being married.  I just, … Continue reading

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The Greatest Show On Earth. Seriously.

I am a very important, serious blogger. Because I am a very important, serious type blogger, companies trust me to do very important, serious type reviews for them. I take this responsibility very… uh.. seriously.  And importantly.  No, wait.  Just … Continue reading

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What’s this stumble crap and why do you keep asking me to love you?

If you read blogs, you’ve seen the little icon before. If you use a feed reader, you’ve probably seen the words “Stumble It!” at the bottom of your favorite feeds. And on every single one of my posts, I ask … Continue reading

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Nicotine Killed the Blogger

Or rather, the lack of nicotine seems to be killing the blogger. Specifically, this blogger. It’s been 19 days since my last cigarette and roughly at least that long since I’ve sat down to write. Really… write. My routine before … Continue reading

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