Big Girls Do Cry

My daughter watched me burst into tears yesterday. It started in the morning when I connected my new printer and couldn’t get it to work. It was incredibly frustrating but I didn’t despair. I still had options. After uninstalling and reinstalling the software on my laptop, I was able to print wirelessly. I did a little happy … Continue reading Big Girls Do Cry

Blogging Tour (Blogging From the Heart)

A couple of week ago, Katia at IAMTHEMILK asked me if I’d participate in a blogging tour that’s making its way across the blogosphere. It’s not an award of any sort but a way for bloggers to share a little bit about their writing process. Below I answer four questions and then tag some other … Continue reading Blogging Tour (Blogging From the Heart)

My Doomsday Vacation

We haven’t gone on a family vacation in two years and this summer I was determined to get out town, if even for a few short days. I tried to book us a condo in San Diego - yeah, right. Those have been booked for months and months. How about Mexico? It’s just as hot … Continue reading My Doomsday Vacation

I’ll Have the Business Woman Special

I left the workforce when my oldest was 6 months old. That was 5 years ago and since then, I've done a variety of freelance work to make ends meet so that I could stay home with my kids. While I've had a certain amount of responsibility, I've been in control of how little or … Continue reading I’ll Have the Business Woman Special

My 20s (The Asshole Years)

I have two younger brothers in their 20's. The older of the two is turning 29 this year and in honor of his last year as a twenty-something, I'm sharing my take on this important decade. Dear Brothers, When I was in my 20's I was a real asshole, as was just about everyone I've … Continue reading My 20s (The Asshole Years)