Monthly Archives: October 2015

Carol Brady Is Always Right, Friends

An allergist told me this week that she’s unconvinced that I am actually allergic to both tree nuts and peanuts.   Unconvinced.  But while I dream of stocking up all the 50% leftover Halloween nut-filled candy (peanut m&ms and Reese’s peanut butter cups are just two of the candies I…

Closest To Fine

Every time Closer to Fine comes up in my music rotation, I am immediately transported back to my early teens to where I discovered an overplayed copy of an Indigo Girls tape in my sister’s room. I was likely searching for something mega important, like lipstick, but stumbled upon a…

Without A Paddle — Episode 2, Dance. Also? Dawson Is Dramatic

You guys, YOU GUYS, the podcast has dropped officially. You know, the one where 5 guys and I sit around and talk about Dawson’s Creek and other pop culture ridiculousness? It’s heeeeeeeere! And you can now listen to it on iTunes. Episode 2, actually. Episode 1 is well, well, it’s…

Sometimes Depeche Mode Is Wrong, I Won’t Always Enjoy The Silence

Every morning as I’m getting the kids ready for school and getting myself ready for work, I scroll through my Facebook feed on my phone. (like you never) I see you. I see school performances and Bar Mitzvahs and Sunday hikes through the lush fall foliage. I see what you’re…

Square Peg

I hope I get to talk to her again soon. Yes. That’s what I want people to say about me after I leave the room. I mean, if I’m being honest, I wouldn’t complain much if people talking about my impeccable taste in music, my infectious smile and my legs for…

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