Browsing All posts tagged under »Story of My Life«

Can we exchange numbers?

July 7, 2011


I’ve been less active on the internet lately. It is totally on purpose. I just felt like I wanted to simplify and just sort of quiet down a little bit. I joke a lot about swapping phone numbers with new friends like it is a big deal. Like we don’t follow each other on Twitter […]

Who would have thought I’d be stoked about chess club?

March 25, 2011


Me: I’m going to go to lunch, then I’m going to go pick up Li’l Girl from Chess Club. Friend: You know you’re setting up her future by letting her go to Chess Club, right? Me: Yes.  Yesterday she went to Science Club. Friend: Shit. You’re NEVER going to be a grandma. Me: I’d rather […]

I wasn’t sick, just fat and unhappy.

March 5, 2011


Recently, I was unemployed (by choice, thankfully… and yes, I do know that I am lucky) for a couple of weeks, but I wasn’t  sitting around eating bon-bons like my former coworkers and I joked that I would.  In fact, I was doing just the opposite. I realized that I need to take control of […]

Time Flies Even When You’re Not Having Fun.

August 7, 2010


I haven’t posted much lately.  The past few weeks have been a trial between not feeling well and various issues with my “Big Family” (meaning the family from which I came, as opposed to the family which I have created.)  My  big family consists of a whole pile of brothers and sisters, a few parents, […]

It’s Thursday. Where the hell was Wednesday?

May 27, 2010


This has been a strange week for a lot of reasons. We have company in town.  We have a leaky downstairs. Li’l is gone to Yellowstone with Grandma all week.  Daniel and his homies were gone to Arches National Park for a few days.  I have things going on that I can only talk about […]