Blogging, Humor, Uncategorized

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

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. 1- Facebook I blame Facebook for… Continue reading Writing Challenge #1- My Love/Hate Relationship With Social Media

Blogging, Humor, Life

It’s My Birthday Month So Let’s Screw it up With a Writing Challenge

I love to write as you all know but I need to practice writing in order to be a better writer. At least that is what other writers tell you. I think it is a conspiracy really. Something that other writers are telling themselves to make themselves feel better, then they write memes that they… Continue reading It’s My Birthday Month So Let’s Screw it up With a Writing Challenge

Family, Life, Netflix

This Lego Party Was Over Before it Began #StreamTeam

  I love writing for Netflix for many reasons: - the posts pretty much write themselves because I love Netflix, I watch Netflix daily as do my children and I am very transparent in what I write about, so it is truly a good fit. - it is a company I am proud to say… Continue reading This Lego Party Was Over Before it Began #StreamTeam

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Favorite Things, Friends, Motherhood

How Gilmore Girls Saved My Life

  I have so many things that I can thank my friend Rebecca for bringing into my life. CK One perfume, Tim Tam cookies, Filipino egg rolls, World peace. But the one thing I am eternally grateful to my dear friend for bringing into my life is the television show Gilmore Girls. Ever heard of… Continue reading How Gilmore Girls Saved My Life

Family, Humor, Life

Welcome Home, Mamie and Papa

For the past six years that I have written here, my parents have always lived a long car ride away. A lonnnng usually vomit filled car ride away. My experience with road vomit at this point in my life should be something I could put on a resume. I should be at the trauma level… Continue reading Welcome Home, Mamie and Papa

Chicago, Humor, John Hughes

If I Had John Hughes on a Deserted Island

I am struggling with titles lately. After blogging for almost six years, I think the well is running dry. I mean there are only so many witty titles you can come up with, am I right? The above title started out as John Hughes Movies You Must Watch. Also Titled DUH. I felt that was… Continue reading If I Had John Hughes on a Deserted Island