Introducing… Side Effects of Motherhood

  This space has been a tremendous platform for me – it’s been my root system while allowing me to branch out in so many ways. Sometimes I forget that I started off over five years ago blogging anonymously – not wanting to be seen, but so desperately wanting to […]

40 years

  40 years of treading. A few years of digging in.     40 years of support. 27 years of pirouetting. 6 years of swaying and rocking.     40 years of participating… of caressing, gripping, and letting go.     40 years of reaching and pulling. 7 years of jiggling. […]

Big Teaser – Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

  The teaser for Star Wars: The Force Awakens has finally been released and the force is strong with this one. It’s secretive. It’s exciting. There’s a new light saber. There’s a cute robot… and we get to see the Millennium Falcon! The trailer begins playing today in movie theaters […]

Kmart’s Fab 15 Holiday Toy List – Giving Me the Gift of Memory

  Do you remember what some of your favorite toys were as a little kid? I faintly remember Barbies, Strawberry Shortcake dolls, and My Little Pony… but the three things that get me real nostalgic and weepy are roller skates (used to the Footloose soundtrack in my garage), my Sit […]

This is Your Reminder That Halloween is Right Now.

  In case the smell of rotting pumpkin guts and toasting pumpkin seeds hasn’t tipped you off yet, it’s Halloween. Don’t let the Christmas decorations in the stores fool you – it’s Halloween. Hurry over to the corner store and buy a bunch of candy. Get yourself a last minute […]