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… Continue reading My Blood Sucks

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

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, Menopause, 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

Decorating, Humor, Menopause, Pinterest

My Blue Period is Much Better Than Picasso’s Because He Didn’t Get Periods

*I recently migrated my blog and some of the pictures didn't make the move. So please excuse the words where pictures should be but I don't have the time or energy to find the pictures.    So I was sick of looking at this:   I painted this door almost three years ago. I KNOW… Continue reading My Blue Period is Much Better Than Picasso’s Because He Didn’t Get Periods

Humor, Life, Menopause, 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, Menopause

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