Monthly Archives: March 2010

On Building Walls. Or maybe promoting a World Tour, it’s hard to tell at this point.

I spent most of my teenage years and early twenties trying to teach my mother about the importance of boundaries. Mainly in the “jeeez, get out of my face/room/life/business!” way.  But also, once in a while, when she’d come to … Continue reading

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Obnoxiously THRILLED with myself. Go. Me.

I have to tell you this, because if I tell my husband one more time he may stop smiling politely and haul off and punch me in my round little face: I am so freaking proud of myself! Driving home … Continue reading

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In Which I Give Someone A Wii. For Real.

If you want a Wii™ system and/or a Wii Fit™ Plus game, you’re going to want to read this.   I normally post all of my giveaways over at Buy Her. That is a review web site. That is a … Continue reading

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My last week as a turd. Hopefully.

My friend Courtney, who is easily one of the most naturally gorgeous people I know, has talked me into potentially making an ass of myself. Again. You see, Courtney has a baby who is almost a year old now, and … Continue reading

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Why the Internet (or anything else in your adult life) is actually NOT “just like high school”

My husband, while not nearly as good at Words With Friends or Bejeweled Blitz as I am, is almost always emotionally wiser than I am. This morning over coffee and Marlboros, he dropped this little bit of wisdom on me: … Continue reading

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Fueling Up The Self Worth Tank

From the oh so wise Poppy: “Soooooo, here’s the challenge: Fill up someone else’s self worth tank. Let’s say nice things about how awesome each other is so that we feel like our existence on this planet is not a … Continue reading

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Happy Creed Day!

  This is my baby brother. And by baby brother I mean 21 year old college junior who can totally take care of himself and vote and hold a job and probably (but maybe not! probably not even!  we’re going … Continue reading

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What I’ve Been Meaning To Say…

I used to blog every. single. day.  There was barely a thought or event or special occasion that went undocumented in some form or another. And then?  Well, I don’t know what.  Other shit became more important, I guess.  Or … Continue reading

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The Most Awkward Anniversary Post EVER. (Is there an award for that?)

Some days I wish I was one of those people who kept personal information private instead of giving in to some insane urge to share anything and everything with anyone who will come close enough to listen. Today is one … Continue reading

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The Responsibility Pendulum, aka THE SECRET TO LIFE, as explained by Miss Britt.

People who have gone through some form of therapy are probably the most annoying people in the world. I imagine talking to them is like talking to someone who once watched an episode of Grey’s Anatomy.  “Heart surgery?  Oh, dude, … Continue reading

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