Blogging, Favorite Things, Life

It’s My Birthday Month, Bitches!

      I don't know why I called all of you bitches because I really, really like most of you. But it really worked better for a title, and also, IT'S MY BIRTHDAY MONTH, BITCHES! It's been a hellish winter, those closest to me know this blog has taken kind of a beating, and… Continue reading It’s My Birthday Month, Bitches!

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Chicago, Humor, John Hughes, Menopause, Nonsense

I Got Inside The Breakfast Club High School and Lived to Tell

  Last week I did something out of character for me all thanks to my husband, risk taker that he is. So on day one of my birthday week last Monday, Mike and I took the day off to have a date day as he was leaving on a business trip the following day for… Continue reading I Got Inside The Breakfast Club High School and Lived to Tell

Anxiety, Favorite Things, Humor, Life, Menopause, Music

Things That Make Me Feel Good

  It's my birthday week! You know what that means? You're late in sending me my gift. Just kidding! Unless you really feel the need to, then who am I to stop you? My birthday week means I spend each day doing something nice for me! Last year, I wrote about making birthday week a… Continue reading Things That Make Me Feel Good

Favorite Things, Humor, Life

Birthday Week: Make it a Thing

I felt this was an appropriate post to share at the end of my 50th birthday week; how it all started. 🙂  First published May 1, 2017 Birthdays are important. My parents have always made me feel this way, especially my mom by carefully planning my gifts, the dinner I wanted, my favorite cake flavor.… Continue reading Birthday Week: Make it a Thing

Family, Humor, Life

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

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 work on… Continue reading Writing Challenge #8- The Night of My 21st Birthday