Never Marry A Man Who Wears Cargo Shorts

If you're new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting! I am not one to dole out advice to my girls about who they should and should not marry. First, because they’re 7, 5, and 3. Second, because who am I to say who they should marry. They should marry who they fall in love with. But this last weekend, I just had to warn them of the pitfalls of men wearing cargo shorts. You see, my husband wears cargo shorts. A lot. All the time when he’s home. Even in the winter. When […]

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Self-Medicating

One of the common symptoms of depression is fatigue accompanied by insomnia. I have currently been enjoying both for a number of months. In addition to being exhausted during the day and unable to stay asleep at night, is a lack of restful sleep. If I do actually sleep or sleep in or get a good nap in, I don’t feel like I’ve slept at all. Ever. On our recent trip to Hawaii, which was lovely, but would have been lovelier had I been sleeping well, I commented to Sean that perhaps I needed to take up speed. Granted, it’s […]

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Drowning

Where have I been the last 3 months? I could say a lot of things. I could say I’ve been busy. Which is true, there was all the end of the school year chaos, preschool graduation for Ella, Samantha’s 7th birthday. I was elected to Samantha and Ella’s elementary school fundraising board and sit on the Parent Council as well as part of my duties. There was meeting after meeting after meeting at the end of the school year and into the summer. I started a summer book club for Samantha and her friends. Samantha had skateboarding camp. The pets […]

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