Blogging, Humor, John Hughes

Writing Challenge #How the Hell Should I Know: Something You Are Excited About

[spacer height="20px"] It's my birthday week, so that means a few things. 1- I get to eat cake. For a specific reason. 2- I can't wait for all of the Facebook notifications. Really, this does excite me. It's the one thing I love about Facebook. 3- I get presents. I love presents. Who doesn't? 4-… Continue reading Writing Challenge #How the Hell Should I Know: Something You Are Excited About

Humor, Netflix, Sponsored Post

This Isn’t My First Big Adventure With Pee Wee, Netflix #StreamTeam

[spacer height="20px"] I have a secret. Come closer. Closer. A little bit closer. Did anyone see you come in? No? Are you sure? Look both ways? Is no one behind you? Okay good. Ready? Big sigh. My sophomore year in high school at band camp, I was given a nickname by the upperclassmen. ARE YOU… Continue reading This Isn’t My First Big Adventure With Pee Wee, Netflix #StreamTeam

Family, Humor, Life

Writing Challenge #8- The Night of My 21st Birthday

[spacer height="20px"]  So I totally blew the writing challenges this month. Oh come on, you knew I would and I knew it too. It was too much pressure. April is a busy month here anyway with soccer starting for both girls and now I am freelancing in addition to doing side work AND trying to… Continue reading Writing Challenge #8- The Night of My 21st Birthday

Humor, John Hughes, Life

Writing Challenge #3- Ten Interesting Facts About Me So This Will Be Short

[spacer height="20px"] 1- I love lists. But only when talking about specific things. These types of lists, however, suck. 2- When I have deadlines, I work on posts like these instead of articles that actually pay me. 3-  I am hyper-organized. Because of #1. But I mostly just move things around on my lists or… Continue reading Writing Challenge #3- Ten Interesting Facts About Me So This Will Be Short

Childhood, Humor, Life

Writing Challenge #2- Julia Child Was My Big Bird

[spacer height="20px"] My earliest childhood memory isn't one where I am in a field of daisies running side by side with my mommy. It isn't nice and fuzzy and in technicolor majesty. It isn't even whimsical. My earliest memory involves me getting angry at the television set. Which, if you really know me, is quite… Continue reading Writing Challenge #2- Julia Child Was My Big Bird

Blogging, Friends, Product Reviews

If You Don’t Like to Laugh, Then Don’t Buy This Book

[spacer height="20px"] Maybe that wasn't the best title. As you know, lately I have not been doing so well with titles and this one is pretty much par for the course. I met my friend Keith two years ago at the Erma Bombeck Writers Workshop. Actually, I think Shannon snagged him first and then I… Continue reading If You Don’t Like to Laugh, Then Don’t Buy This Book

Blogging, Humor, Uncategorized

Writing Challenge #1- My Love/Hate Relationship With Social Media

[spacer height="20px"] I decided that my birthday month was the perfect month to start a writing challenge. I also decided that my birthday month was the perfect month to start a diet as well. Go me. I am kicking off my writing challenge with a tough one: Five Problems with Social Media. [spacer height="20px"] 1- Facebook… Continue reading Writing Challenge #1- My Love/Hate Relationship With Social Media