Monthly Archives: January 2009

continuing the some kinda nuts theme

I have been in denial on this specific subject for a few years now. I thought it was even kind of funny. I bought a book about it, but when it said the the big M (or more specifically the … Continue reading

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kinda nuts vs. kinda phobic

So we all know I am the one who is nuts. Steve is a saint, and stable. Alex is incapable of drama. Kate leaves a big wake, but I am the one who provides the emotional excitement. I’m the one … Continue reading

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more than I could have hoped for

I had hoped we could have a President who wouldn’t embarrass us, period. Social justice, environmental conservation, safety, economic stability, I wanted those, too. But I wanted smart and caring. And full sentences. Paragraphs, even. As a mom, my world … Continue reading

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I never understood decaf anyway

From Bloomberg.net (via Huffington Post): Starbucks to Stop Brewing Decaf Coffee After Noon By Courtney Dentch Jan. 27 (Bloomberg) — Starbucks Corp., the world’s largest coffee chain, will stop brewing decaffeinated coffee after noon as part of a drive to … Continue reading

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now what?

I think I have an Obama hangover. My friend Sue calls it an Obamover. Or an Obam-over. Perhaps an Obama-over? Whatever it is, I have it. I’m not over him, but I think I am decompressing from the hoopla. I … Continue reading

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party like it’s 1994

I don’t love my own birthday, but I do love giving my girls birthday parties. I never understood the every-other-year concept, when you could do this every single year…well, at least until they are 15 (I do, however, totally endorse … Continue reading

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Alexandra Rose is 15!

Let me catch my breath for a moment. That was much faster than I expected. Timewarp fast. Fifteen years in fifteen minutes fast. Baby girl is almost grown. And I am on my way to figuring out the mysteries of … Continue reading

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