Archives by Month

  • Making Nice With My Inner Critic
  • On Facials
  • Relax. Nothing is under control.
  • Our AC is leaking and we’re all gonna DIE!
  • Everything looks the same
  • Ann Lamott’s Bird by Bird – a summary
  • On loving and loathing
  • The Collector
  • The Watch
  • An Open Letter to My Home Owner’s Association
  • Food for Thought
  • Going it alone
  • Behind the lens
  • Marijuana and grapes
  • Most people think I’m ____, but I’m really ____.
  • 750 Words
  • We’re all okay
  • Art in Odd Places
  • We Walked 6.ache Miles Today
  • Honeymooning
  • For Every Dog An Angel
  • Saint Nick saved my life
  • Let her shine
  • Our pain
  • A happy accident
  • First hit of the season
  • NaNoWino
  • A high five is like a hug with your hand
  • I need a hug
  • Pick your battles
  • Seventeen
  • Cold feet at warm yoga
  • Going to the salon is like getting a renewal on the subscription of me.
  • Motherly brilliance
  • I’m failing 3rd grade
  • You never have to explain, defend or justify yourself.
  • Thanks, Shark Week
  • Snot purgatory: a definition
  • You don’t have to try
  • Why I hate chevron-patterned anything
  • My wedding makes me want to barf.
  • The High Five as defined by Max
  • The night before the morning of the first day of school
  • Ghost writer
  • Why blog?
  • Did someone hurt you? Thank them.
  • Post-Christmas Blues and NYRs
  • For Christina
  • “What are we? Humans? Or animals? Or savages?” – LOTF
  • A Letter to my Son’s Preschool
  • Despicable Me
  • Shooting at a Connecticut elementary school
  • Emma
  • Fuck Cancer
  • Golden opportunity
  • This is not funny. At all.
  • www.divorcesucks.com
  • Hello, Seven!
  • Thank you for being a friend
  • All apologies
  • 9/11 – Eleven years later
  • Unadulterated Joy
  • Principal says School Secretary Not Authorized to Withhold My Son
  • Public School holds children hostage
  • Top 7 ways to survive car line
  • How shared custody kills parenting momentum
  • Marco Island
  • Four
  • Start spreading the news
  • Moving sucks
  • Writing awards and wardrobe malfunctions
  • Take a chance on me*
  • Where the Streets Have No Name
  • Over
  • Last night
  • On icky pukery
  • Our beloved Jack, 2001-2012
  • Blogging success!
  • Smoker’s Cough
  • I never planned on a Parenting Plan
  • Letter to the Tooth Fairy
  • District 14 Tribute: The Girl Who Shared Too Much
  • I am ready for Mensa
  • Day one
  • Ash Wednesday
  • Dear God, what am I thinking?
  • Excessively used adverbs are annoyingly common.
  • FWA Conference–Day 2
  • Checking in
  • Scare
  • October in pictures
  • June 10, 2008
  • All Grown Up
  • Happy birthday, Sam!
  • Rage
  • Torment the dog to amuse the child
  • Dreambox
  • Well, shit.
  • Sam is 22 months old!
  • Deja vu
  • Step 3 of 1,000,….yeah, yeah, I think you get it
  • Step 2 of 1,000,000
  • A not-so-perfect 10
  • Endometriosis – Wear to Make Aware
  • Step 1 of 1,000,000
  • And Men Think Women Never Fake It
  • What is it worth?