As of this month, I haven't had a Facebook account in over a year. Last year, I wrote about my decision to leave Facebook, and I discussed my reasons for doing so. In the comments, many readers agreed with me, but I don't want to alienate those of you who use Facebook. That isn't the… Continue reading A Year Without Facebook
In 2015, I wrote a blog post titled "Why Chicago Needs a John Hughes Museum." But the explanation was flimsy, and given the testosterone-heavy, estrogen-depleted atmosphere in Hollywood, it felt like I needed to read the room better. I unpublished the post several years ago and promptly forgot about it. Until one day, while working on… Continue reading Why Chicago Needs a John Hughes Museum by Moira Rose
If you're new to my blog, welcome! Here is an explanation of the tater tot post. John Hughes tour Mike and I organized our first John Hughes tour a few weekends ago. It was eight hours of laughter, quotes, 80s new wave music, food, and fun. It was exactly what I didn't realize I needed… Continue reading Screw It, I’m Eating Tater Tots- Episode 28
I keep a TBR list on my phone. What is a TBR? It's definitely not this: TBR stands for "to be read", and a TBR list is a list of books I wish to read. Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com I've devised a system that I've been working on since the pandemic. Because I'm a… Continue reading What Books Are On Your To Be Read List?
On the Fourth of July, I was walking around my backyard with Biscuits and I mentioned to Mike how lovely everything is in our yard this time of year. Last year, I was dealing with the end of my perimenopause, migraines, a pandemic, and a slew of other issues. I had only recently started taking… Continue reading From Where I’m Sitting
I'm currently reading Meredith Heller's book Write a Poem, Save Your Life. It wasn't on my library list, which is also known as my to-be-read list, also known as a TBR list. I discovered this book as I was meandering the aisles of my local library. Meandering the aisles of my local library has become… Continue reading The Care and Keeping of Me