Dear Spring, I Hate You.

Dear Spring, I hate you. I know that millions of people are celebrating your arrival right now, and I respect …

8 Weird Ways to Relieve Stress

Stupid question of the day: is anyone else a little stressed out?  Anybody’s eyeballs bugging just a little too far …

Another Snow Day May Kill Us

Is anyone else coming a weensy bit unglued with all the snow days, ice days, and it’s-just-really-cold days? Of course, …

My Marriage: It’s Always Been Poo

It’s Valentine’s Day, and people all over are at their romantic best, scrambling for flowers, chocolate, and dinner reservations.  I’ve …

My Dad’s Legacy

I love women so much, but today I find myself incredibly grateful for the men in my life.  Do you …

New Contest: Backpack Horror Stories

I somehow managed to schedule both my dentist appointment and my gynecologist appointment for this week.  And the moron award …

Mom and Dad Do New Year’s Eve

Most years, Alex and I celebrate New Year’s Eve by sitting on the couch.  That’s it.  Just sitting.  We make …

From Man-to-Man to Zone Defense

Logging into my blog, I’m completely chagrined to discover that I haven’t posted in twelve days.  Twelve?!?  Where does the …

My Labor Pains Came By Spork

An hour and a half before boarding a flight to Amsterdam, I found myself sitting in the airport food court …

A Letter to A–

Dear A–, I miss you.  This summer you burst into our world and made everything technicolor and bubbly.  Without you …