Tag Archives: Family

Your Parent’s Keeper

There’s no good way to say this, so I’m just going to blurt it out.  Watching your parents get older and having to tackle tough life issues sucks!  There’s a thirty year age difference between my parents and I and I’ve always found that to be a perfect age spread, but I’m probably biased because […]

That’s Not Okay!

When did it become okay to constantly ask newly married couples the following questions: “When are you going to have kids?” and “Why don’t you have kids yet?  Do you not want any?”  Wait, what?  We just got married for crying out loud!  Slow down a bit and let us enjoy some freaking marital bliss […]

Second Time Is A Charm

For those who are new to the program, my first marriage was an utter disaster.  I mean screaming, shouting, throwing things disaster…and that was just his way of saying “hi honey, I’m home!”  It is a horrific part of my life that I appreciate not having to still be a part of since the day […]

2012 Holiday Recap

Here’s to wishing that you all had a happy holidays and thanks for your patience in my absence.  I thought I would be able to make the job and house switch without missing any posts, but it all caught up to me when November came rolling in.  I’ll give you a recap so that you’re […]

No More Teachers, No More Books…

This past Monday was the first day of school for many people I know and the news completely consumed my Facebook news feed.  Photos of students of all ages covered every inch of update space and I suddenly realized just how many of my friends have kids already.  Usually there is a point each year […]