Monthly Archives: July 2010

Fiery

Go Boom My mother says that we, she and I, are “brightly colored people”. My friends have described me as fiery and passionate. My husband, I suspect, just wishes I wasn’t such a bitch sometimes. And no, he would never … Continue reading

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What did I do to deserve this?

I was halfway through another post about, ironically, my fiery emotions when I saw something on Twitter that I absolutely had to respond to with a post. This is a tweet from my friend Angie about her husband Patrick, both … Continue reading

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What To Expect At #BlogHer, Robin

I’ve never been one to recommend parenting books to pregnant friends or other mothers.  I mean, I don’t know what the hell kind of mother they want to be, so who am I to say “this, here, this is the … Continue reading

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Why don’t they hand out cigars for vasectomies?

You know how women, or more specifically, mothers and wives, think that it’s progressive and evolved and supportive for men to be in the delivery room when their children are born?  And how we talk about the old days when … Continue reading

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Have you ever thought “this woman should be on a reality TV show”?

Have you ever thought, “this chic should be on reality TV”? Me too. The producers of “Project Mom Casting” are looking to create a reality TV show about bloggers.  In order to be considered, bloggers must write a post explaining … Continue reading

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No Tears For V-Day

God willing, forever four. I remember reading about women who were heartbroken to say good-bye to their reproductive years.  They wrote moving prose about how their husbands’ vasectomies marked the end of an era, how a small part of them … Continue reading

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What I don’t like about the Camaro

It’s expected that I would rave about the Camaro online.  When someone gives you a brand new car to drive for a month along with a couple of Visa gift cards and the promise of a massage in the near … Continue reading

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According to him…

What does he see? …I must have rawhide skin, because I take unnaturally hot showers. …I make “scary noises” when I run. …I should not be in charge of the Netflix queue because I cannot be trusted to pick out … Continue reading

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Mine is Good, But Hers is Better

I have good news. Jared is getting a vasectomy this week!! Oh, I kid.  I mean, he is and it is good news to me, but he, apparently, is not quite ready to throw a party about it.  In fact, … Continue reading

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2 Adults, 2.5 Days Off, 0 Kids…

So, part of having the Camaro is that we’re supposed to do “missions” each week. This week’s mission was supposed to be grocery shopping, probably so we can show off trunk space or something. But, well, we don’t have kids … Continue reading

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