Archive for January, 2009

**thanks to the one who suggested I write this one** Do you know what I hate? I hate it when I’m dating a guy and the chick before me has completely screwed him up. I will accept the fact that I have been “said chick” at least once before, but we’re not talking about me […]


Over the past few months I’ve been getting a life lesson in the world of bank repossessions and collections. My best friend is a collections officer at our small hometown bank. With the decline of the economy her job has exploded nearly overnight. A normal trend for her used to consist of doing around fifteen […]


A girlfriend of mine and I have been having a conversation for the past couple of days about dating and PDA. Her current beau that she has been seeing for about a month is completely hands-off in public claiming that he doesn’t do “public displays of affection”. When I say, “he’s hands-off”, I mean quite […]


This is a quote from one of my favorite books of all time, Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert.  It got a lot of attention on a bulletin I recently posted and I couldn’t help but blog about it.  “I have a history of making decisions very quickly about men. I have always fallen in […]


**I pulled this one out of the vault for my friend Valerie… it’s an oldie, but a goodie and one of my favorites. ENJOY!** A couple of weeks ago I was playing with the kids in the backyard at our new house. OK, I was lying in the grass while they ran circles around me, […]


Yep. That’s me. I don’t wait around on much, but today I find myself waiting… waiting… waiting… 3 hours and 46 minutes to go. Recently, I had to replace my digital camera. (I’m sure you’re surprised.) My friends and I were headed to Florida and that is the sort of adventure that requires photographic evidence. […]


This one is by personal request from a new friend. She stares at her phone for the second day of his silence and checks for the hundredth time to see if, by some chance, she has missed his call. Surely enough, the last call from his cell was received thirty minutes prior to what she […]