Chicago, Favorite Things, Music, Nonsense, Uncategorized

Favorite Musicians from The Midwest

The whole reason I wrote this post was that I discovered, in 2022, that The Violent Femmes are from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, which completely blew my mind. For some reason, I assumed they were from England. Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com As a result, I decided to spend an evening going through my playlists to see… Continue reading Favorite Musicians from The Midwest

Favorite Things, Humor, Life, Nonsense, Uncategorized

Who’s On Your Guest List and Breaking the Ice

What celebrity guests would you invite to a dinner party? For the sake of this post, pretend you like celebrities. For the sake of this post, they must also be living celebrities. Here are my choices: John and Joan Cusack (in my reality, they come as a package deal) Bonnie Hunt Judy Blume It may… Continue reading Who’s On Your Guest List and Breaking the Ice

Anxiety, Humor, Life, Menopause, Uncategorized

My Blood Sucks

Recently, I decided that in addition to making me better on the inside via therapy, I also wanted to find a new doctor. I liked my old doctor but it was near impossible to get in for an appointment, their email system was awful, and honestly, she was a pill pusher. Every time I went in… Continue reading My Blood Sucks

Blogging, Humor, Uncategorized

My List of Top 10 Rock Band Names If I Were to Ever Start a Rock Band

  I know what you are thinking. That this is one of those filler posts, fluff, just to mark my spot in an otherwise somewhat boring month filled with painting posts and the occasional sponsored post. And you would be correct! But if this is truly a blog, there should be some random crap thrown… Continue reading My List of Top 10 Rock Band Names If I Were to Ever Start a Rock Band

Humor, Life, Uncategorized

Things About Me That Will Make You Feel Good About Yourself

Will you still be my friend?  First published August 18, 2015 My primary aim here on the blog is foremost, to be brutally honest but not honestly honest if this makes sense? Sarcastically honest? Better? And squeezing in my love of tacos and Bruce Hornsby, but not in that order. Unless it is about my… Continue reading Things About Me That Will Make You Feel Good About Yourself

Blogging, Life, Uncategorized

When Life Hands You Lemons, Throw Them at Your Computer

This part two of last weeks reblog is going to be as long as the post itself. When I was rejected from the book It's Really 10 Months, I had some feelings about it, as you are about to read. I won't explain the post because you can read it below but I am apologizing… Continue reading When Life Hands You Lemons, Throw Them at Your Computer