We Have a Pig

I started writing this towards the end of last year and never got around to finishing it. Well, now or never... and it is a bit of fun news. Seriously. I feel like I'm making a joke every time I say that... but we have a pig. We've kept bees, we've had a dog, cats, … Continue reading We Have a Pig


I love you, Mommy. I love you on Thursdays.

I had a baby calendar for Gwendolyn when she was born, recording all of her firsts, and then some.  I decided to keep putting up new calendars to record any special memories, and ended up writing down lots of funny things she has said through the year.  Here are some highlights from  2010: “Sh sh baby, I … Continue reading I love you, Mommy. I love you on Thursdays.


I went to the dollar store after work today, and of course couldn't resist buying something sugar-y. I settled for a box of Snow Puffs, which are a pretty yummy toned-down version of Snowballs - they're "fudge cookies with marshmallow and coconut," and they're not too big and don't contain an excessive amount of calories. … Continue reading irony

dirty messages

you know how people write messages in the film of dirt on their car windows? well, the other day i was behind a van with a one such message - nevermind "wash me," it read: "pay taxes or go home!" hehe. glad to know i'm not the only one with such sentiments.


most women probably know what "na" means in bra terms. for those of you who don't - either because you're a male of the species or because you've been blessed enough to never have to encounter those letters - it means "nearly a." which means, in breast terms, "barely there," or in keeping with the … Continue reading NNA