I hurried up to the line to get in, feeling the vibration of the music playing. I got behind two boys who looked a couple of years older than me and hoped they wouldn’t turn around to look at my family. Dad came up a moment later and gruffly said, “Stay here.” I nodded and… Continue reading Can You Tell I Don’t Know the Words?
Christmas is just around the corner, my kids will be out of school for 19 DAYS for the break, and the country is still going to hell in a hand basket. So I need some happy things. Next week I will be posting about one of my favorite concerts ever and my top movies, books,… Continue reading Friday Favorites: A tv show, a song, and a movie walk into a bar
Unless I love a song, more likely than not I don't know the lyrics. If you are in the car with me and you listen, you can tell when I don't know the words. I will either start to hum or get vwery, vwery quiet. And then the chorus will come and I will be… Continue reading Friday Favorite (aka Where I blabber about what I love): Summer Playlist
Every couple of weeks I go to post a picture or an anecdote regarding my everyday life on Facebook. I craft a caption for the photo or make sure I haven't missed any words in my story. I ask myself questions: Am I humble bragging (probably)? Am I sharing a part of my life that… Continue reading Happy
When I started this post a few days ago, I put in a paragraph about how I try to be happy but it's hard because of depression. But I am getting bored with talking about my depression. I don't want to dismiss it, just set it aside for the time being. I want to focus… Continue reading Good Times
As Thanksgiving will be here in a couple weeks, my kiddos are being taught by their teachers to be thankful. Red came home from school last Monday with a large blue construction paper feather and was told to come up with reasons what he is thankful for. I got out my handy dandy piece of… Continue reading Spread the Joy
As I make the last of the trek that is my thirties, I have become more and more aware of my health and the impact that I am leaving. Physical problems that I have had in the past few months have pointed me towards eating better and reading more ingredients on the food I am… Continue reading Hey Ladieeeeeeeessssss