So, in the prep for hosting Thanksgiving at our house this year I busted out the steamer mop and gave the living room/kitchen/dining room a once over. Later, I glanced at the 11 month old (wait. what? That was fast- life is just a quick sprint to the grave once you start having kids- I … Continue reading Lord.
Plastic is scary stuff, what with all it's mimicry of estrogen in the human body. And in fish. And in animals. And... yeah. So I actually think this latest generation will be similar to the last generation that grew up with lead paint and leaded gas- we are very close to a full realization as … Continue reading Insufferable Parenting #489- Of Wood and Plastic
I HATE that I can't spell champagne without sounding out CHAM-PAG-KNEE in my head. Just did it again. Going out to eat ALWAYS takes more energy than just sucking it up and sautéing some chicken and tossing a salad together. Sheesh when am I going to learn that one. I love wet weather- nothing will … Continue reading Random Thoughts
Something. I could (or not) say many things. But others will say them better. What struck me though were all the female pundits and newscasters dressed in white: suffragists at the start of the evening. Brides left at the alter at the end.
I'd LIKE to think sharing this article is not like drinking spoiled milk and going "oh my God- taste this!" It was hard to read. Read it! This article It's an article by a favorite writer of mine about mothering her dying friend through Hospice care. And the whole article is lovely and haunting, what … Continue reading On Champagne and Standing and a View of Construction Equipment
Object I object To being an object. Fat lot of good it'll do me, though. (Oh man. Not the poem-ing type over here... but this wouldn't stop rolling through my head a few weeks ago when the whole Grabby-Hands McShittySteaks video came out. I totally forgot I wrote it down, but just stumbled … Continue reading A Poem. Lovelier than a Tree.
Hey Cat, You know the story of the boy who cried wolf? THE CAT WHO CRIED FOOD WORKS THE SAME WAY!!!