therapy, puzzle pieces. anxiety
Anxiety, Life, Marriage, Motherhood

I’m In Therapy

    I feel so Seinfeld, so Mad About You, so oh I don't know, Diane Keaton movie about living in New York City and having a mysterious and very interesting life, right now. Remember when going to therapy meant you were rich? Or lived in the big city? Or were a nutjob? It doesn't… Continue reading I’m In Therapy

Friends, Humor, Life

Ode To Joy-Ish

*This has been sitting in my file for almost two years. I am Kon Mari'ing the shit out of my blog inbox. And in order to do so, I am clearing out the cobwebs and getting the old stuff out of my files. This is the first to go. Recently, my friend Laila shared on… Continue reading Ode To Joy-Ish

Humor, Life, Uncategorized

How I Am Making Winter My Bitch

The New York Times called. They won't ever be hiring me as a title writer. The New York Times called. There is no such thing as a title writer.  Last winter, I had a tough go of it. In fairness to myself, when I wasn't in pain I was making flavorless rice Krispie treats.  So… Continue reading How I Am Making Winter My Bitch

Humor, Life, Uncategorized

How My Brain Works OR as of Late, How My Brain DOESN’T Work

OMG, MY LIFE. It has been crappy lately. Pun intended. We are in stomach flu hell over here. I won't go into any detail. But I miss you with every bit of my being and I need you in my life again so I am like Ralphie clawing my way back up to Santa to… Continue reading How My Brain Works OR as of Late, How My Brain DOESN’T Work

Food, Humor, Link Party

Pasta With Cheese So Good You Need to Swear

When my oldest daughter, Anna, was a toddler, I used to read Parents magazine. Then I stopped when I became less of a parenting amateur because I didn't need a magazine to tell me what to do, boss me around and all. But I got a recipe from that magazine years ago when Annie was… Continue reading Pasta With Cheese So Good You Need to Swear

Childhood, Friends, Life

Stay Beautiful and No It’s Not a Taylor Swift Song. YOU DON’T OWN EVERYTHING, TAYLOR. Please Don’t Sue Me

Lately, I have been feeling like shit. Oopsies, did that slip out? But it's true. You all know it. And my closest family and friends know it. They have been amazing and supportive and I love every single one of them for it. Even if someone has sent me a text to say hi, it has… Continue reading Stay Beautiful and No It’s Not a Taylor Swift Song. YOU DON’T OWN EVERYTHING, TAYLOR. Please Don’t Sue Me