Monthly Archives: September 2012

I Ran My First 5K. I Am Not Making That Up.

I ran my first 5K this weekend. I ran the whole way — no walking at all. Anyone who really knows me has probably fainted away after that first sentence. Because the fact I can run at all is nothing … Continue reading

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No Secrets in Our House

Parent: “Please don’t mention Situation 1 to Person A. It would hurt her feelings.” Daughter: “Okay.” Person A comes over. Daughter: “Hey, Person A! Guess what? Situation 1 just happened.” End Scene

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Lost and Found

In 2009, we adopted a cat from the local humane society. She was an 18-month-old tabby who was rescued with her kittens. She came with the name Kendra, and we decided not to change it, as it was clear she … Continue reading

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No Talking in Kindergarten

“Mom, we cannot talk at all in Kindergarten. All day long! No talking!” Clearly this is painful for her.

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Facebook Etiquette: Posting Political Stuff on Facebook

Ah, Election Day. Honestly, you cannot come soon enough for me. Not that I want to wish away my favorite time of the year (autumn!). But I truly feel like I will be a much happier person because of the … Continue reading

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Crabby Patty

I’ve been a bit cranky lately. My beloved computer has given me the Blue Screen of Death a few times lately, and I fear for its longevity. Hubby wisely advised me to buy a new one before this one dies. … Continue reading

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