Favorite Things, Friends, Humor, Life

Blogs That Are Getting Me Through the Pandemic

A long while ago, there was a nasty rumor that the term "blogger" was associated with something not fantastic and that used to bother me. So much so at one point, I took the word "blogger" out of my LinkedIn profile and changed it to "writer" because I went along with the sheep so it… Continue reading Blogs That Are Getting Me Through the Pandemic

Humor, Life, Music, My Book, Nonsense

Things I am Doing to Keep Me Out Of Trouble

So I don't melt into a puddle of meh. Anna is back to college, our country is just so icky, I really hate social media (particularly Facebook*) and we aren't homeschooling yet as we usually don't start until after Labor Day anyway and we are still trying to follow a schedule for some sense of… Continue reading Things I am Doing to Keep Me Out Of Trouble

Humor, My Book, Universe

I Did Not Want To Love Brene Brown

I wanted not to like her for some reason. I feel the same way about Glennon Doyle and Rachel Hollis. I don't know why I lump the three of them together because they are three totally different women. Let's break the three of them down, and I will use direct quotes from Wikipedia so that… Continue reading I Did Not Want To Love Brene Brown

Anxiety, Humor, Life, My Book, Nonsense, Tater Tots

Screw It, I’m Eating Tater Tots-Episode 16

I used to call each month of tater tots posts "part 1, part 2, and so on" but I have decided going forward that I would like them to be called episodes. That way I can say, "on this episode of Screw it, I'm eating tater tots"...... I just love that I feel like my… Continue reading Screw It, I’m Eating Tater Tots-Episode 16

Blogging, Humor, Life

It’s My Ten-Year Blogging Anniversary and I Can’t Eat Cake

Long story about the cake to come later.¬† This upcoming Sunday marks ten years since I first started this blog. A decade ago, I sat down in our then-basement "office" and began a blog on our old desktop computer. I say "office" because it was really the only space in the basement that wasn't covered… Continue reading It’s My Ten-Year Blogging Anniversary and I Can’t Eat Cake

Humor, Life, Nonsense

It’s a Literal Shit Show Outside, So I Got Tips

Are you literally LITERALLY afraid to walk outside? I am not a conspiracy theorist by any stretch of the imagination but this has conspiracy theory written all over it. I AM KIDDING. But I mean¬†come on, it feels very surreal sci-fi/intel/ the world is ending/ REM was right, no?   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z0GFRcFm-aY   Or at least… Continue reading It’s a Literal Shit Show Outside, So I Got Tips