Monthly Archives: December 2013

RESOLUTIONing. Ish.

More sleep. Less Candy Crush. That was my very honest answer when someone asked me if I have any New Year’s resolutions. Sometimes I make resolutions that stick, like not letting my gas tank get down to less than empty and unsubscribing from so many store emails. I did those,…

Some Very Young…Obsessors

I had an obsessive personality even as a wee tot, and being a Nutcracker-performing ballerina who always loved photography, it only makes sense that I become emotionally invested in this photobook called A Very Young Dancer, which followed the story of a young ballerina inĀ George Balanchine’s School of American Ballet…

On Making Friends

I am lonely. I’m not alone, of course. Just lonely. When I was in school, making friends was easy. Elementary school, high school, university. You spend the majority of your days with others and you just naturally find your people. You find the friends to commiserate with, to work on…

Ten Books In Ten Minutes

Congratulations to me, I was the last person on earth to be tagged in the Facebook Book Meme! (Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Happy Holidays to me. I’m an equal opportunity celebrator around here.) Now, I’m not one to typically play Facebook memes. You won’t catch me going to some random…

Hibernation

Do bears actually hibernate or is that one of those urban legends like Richard Gere and the butt gerbils and that $250 Neiman Marcus chocolate chip cookie story? Well, either way, I would like to make hibernation a thing for humans, especially this human right here. Yesterday, whilst minding my…

The Curious Case Of The Child Monsters: A Sibling Rivalry Tale

I often wonder how my children will remember me. If I had to venture a guess it would be something in the ballpark of that shrew who constantly nagged and begged us to be kind to one another, but made a real mean grilled cheese sandwich. Because it’s true. I…

css.php