Listen Up!

Since I am so avant garde, so cutting edge, so on the brink of the next big thing, I have discovered a new type of media: stories told in an audio format. I believe they are referred to by the millennials as “podcasts”. Go Google it…I’ll wait… I like listening to podcasts while I work because it keeps me on…

Holiday Sanity Savers

Every year around this time, I start to get all panicky and sweaty and wonder how in the world am I ever going to get/buy/do everything that needs to be gotten/bought/done before December 25th?? Every year I think surely THIS will be the year that finds me  weeping uncontrollably into Santa’s beard when I pass by him in the department…

Thankful

In my last sad, depressing, Grinchy post, I lamented that I just don’t enjoy the holidays as much as I used to. I bemoaned the fact that it was all just too much pressure and too much money and too much time. Well. Let me tell you that I had one of the best Thanksgiving weekends I’ve had in a…

How to Deal with Holiday Anxiety Like an Adult

It’s only Tuesday and I’ve already seen at least 5 articles this week on how to get through the holidays with your sanity intact. And I’ve read every one of them because I’m already feeling the strain.  No doubt, ’tis the season for all of our anxieties to come shining through like a flashlight in the face! But doesn’t this…

What I read in 2017

Hola! I don’t really have anything to say today, just felt like coming over here and writing for a bit. OH! Let’s talk about books! What’re you all reading right now? I just finished reading Liane Moriarty’s Truly Madly Guilty (and I think I heard that Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman bought the movie rights to this one) for my…