Anxiety, Blogging, Humor, Life

Quirks? I Got ‘Em By The Boatload

  My friend Jeanette, the mastermind behind the vision board, has gotten me to thinkin' again which is never ever good. She wrote a post about 30 Refreshingly Unique Blog Writing Prompts and let me tell you, they are indeed refreshing. Every once in a while, bloggers/writers/journalists/"influencers" (hate that word) run into a dirty little… Continue reading Quirks? I Got ‘Em By The Boatload

Childhood, Life, Motherhood

When Did The Trees Get So Big?

  I was driving through my neighborhood this morning and noticed the trees that line the streets. When did these trees get so big? I said out loud to no one. A lot of my life is spent looking straight ahead; at the road while I am driving in my car, at the soccer field… Continue reading When Did The Trees Get So Big?

Blogging, Humor, John Hughes

My Screenplay. Now on WordPress.

Remember when I told you about reading an article about trying to get your screenplay noticed? Well, one of the tips was to share my screenplay on my blog. At first, I was all HELL TO THE NOPETY NO. But I can't get my screenplay out of my mind. Like, it kind of consumes every… Continue reading My Screenplay. Now on WordPress.

Blogging, Humor, Life

Sometimes Writers Just Write Crap So They Have Something To Write

  I'm looking at you, Bustle. Or Buzzfeed. Or Huffington Post. And sometimes Scary Mommy.   It started for me with this article: 11 Gross- Sounding Words Everyone Hates to Hear, According to Science. There is a word in that title that makes my eye twitch. Wanna guess which one? "Everyone". Because it isn't true.… Continue reading Sometimes Writers Just Write Crap So They Have Something To Write

Blogging, Humor, Link Party

Blog Trends That Prove I Will Never Be Cool Enough to Hang with “Real” Bloggers

  Disclaimer- these are things that annoy me. I am not suggesting that if you do any of the following, you must change. I write this thing called a "blog" where I share my pet peeves, talk about John Hughes, diet, binge eat, diet, eat again, and occasionally write a sponsored post. I am not out… Continue reading Blog Trends That Prove I Will Never Be Cool Enough to Hang with “Real” Bloggers