Monthly Archives: February 2011

I’m going to sleep my way to the top.

There’s a reason sleep deprivation is used as a torture device.  This was never more apparent to me than when my older daughter, Lisle, spent 6 days in the hospital with RSV when she was a 3-month-old baby.  Between her … Continue reading

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Mom, can I get a puppy?

“Mom, can I get a puppy?” “Sure, when you move out and get your own apartment.” “C’mon, Mom.  I’ll take care of it.” “Oh, kind of like you take care of the cats and the birds now?” “But I don’t … Continue reading

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Buffed, Beautiful and Bitchin’

My kids are out of school today because of the Presidents’ Day holiday, and their being home throws a wrench into my workout routine.  Yeah, I know, cry me a river, but I get really bitchy if I don’t workout, … Continue reading

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When I Need A Little Writing Inspiration…

Been working on some new posts, potential articles, etc.  In the meantime, I thought I’d put up a few things that either inspire or energize me in some way.  For me, inspiration often comes from reading another writer’s words.  I … Continue reading

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