Category Archives: People do silly things
Apparently, the Listen to Your Mother auditions are all hush-hush. I didn’t hear a whispered semi-reference to auditioning for the North Jersey show anywhere on Twitter or Facebook or through text. No one was talking! Except for me. Also, if … Continue reading
Oh dear. I was trying so hard — and hating every moment of it.
I didn’t have the ego available to me to say no, so I sat in the truck. Swept along by a desire to seem cool enough to be brought home to meet the friends, I sat in the truck. Nervous to … Continue reading
My husband and I are romantics of the most realistic and modern sort. His public Valentine wish: “Happy day commemorating the beating, stoning, and beheading of some 3rd-century Roman dude!” And I ReTweeted it.
To say there were never any grand expectations surrounding Valentine’s Day would be a lie. But I didn’t have to admit it. I never said it out loud, and even to myself it was wrapped in half-laughed-at daydreams. Still, sometimes, … Continue reading
Unexpected or not, snowy days offer up really fun activities — more fun than shoveling your sidewalk and driveway. More fun than sitting inside and saying, “I’m booooored!” I know there are lots of lovely curated lists of snow day … Continue reading
By this point in school vacation, a lot of parents, especially those not usually home all day with the kids, are reaching a breaking point. Many have probably resorted to relying on the Boob Tube or other forms of screen … Continue reading
Major thanks to Nicole Blades of Ms. Mary Mack for pushing this delight into my timeline today. It has stopped my incessant (ironically unforgiving) muttering about people’s lack of compassion and blahblahblah. Anyway, just watch. And you’re welcome. And now … Continue reading