Monthly Archives for March 2012

Over

Things are final.  My marriage is legally over.  Many say marriage is only a piece of paper, but this legal finality runs a deep river of sadness through me.  The air was heavy with residual anger and grief from the … Continue reading

27. March 2012 by Shannon
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Last night

Tonight is my last night as Mrs. Shenanigan.  In less than twelve hours a judge will sign and stamp paperwork and declare my marriage irretrievably broken. Broken.  That about sums up how I feel. This weekend Husband and I took … Continue reading

26. March 2012 by Shannon
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On icky pukery

And the Winner of Best Performance in a Stomach Bug Outbreak goes to… Shannon Shenanigan! “Thank you, so much.  This award means so much to me. Ohmygosh, I didn’t expect to win, what with the stomach bug of 2012 so … Continue reading

13. March 2012 by Shannon
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Our beloved Jack, 2001-2012

It’s sad out.  The air is thick with grief.  A loyal companion died.  My brother and his family lost their sweet dog, Jackson, to cancer. Jack’s illness happened so fast.  Less than two weeks ago, he was a special guest … Continue reading

11. March 2012 by Shannon
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Blogging success!

Watching my website stats is an addiction akin to watching water boil.  I stare at my monitor, refreshing the page every few minutes.  I feel high as I watch my page take hits from the Internet bong. Increasing page hits, … Continue reading

07. March 2012 by Shannon
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Smoker’s Cough

Well, nothing like a depressing blog post to make everyone squirmy and uncomfortable.  I roll around in my Mom-turmoil, thick with sappy depression and I like to spread it around a bit.  My life’s a lot like an episode from … Continue reading

06. March 2012 by Shannon
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I never planned on a Parenting Plan

If there is such a thing as a nice divorce, I had one.  Former and I put our differences aside and civilly negotiated so we could get on with what we do best – love our kids.  We split time … Continue reading

05. March 2012 by Shannon
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Letter to the Tooth Fairy

My eldest son lost his first tooth this weekend.  After weeks of encouraging Sam to “just yank it out!” the tooth came out on it’s own. I remember with horror my Dad offering to tie string around my tooth and … Continue reading

01. March 2012 by Shannon
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