Welcome to getting old. It sucks.
I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas and fabulous New Year; although I am well aware that many of you did not. It can be such a hard time for so many. I personally do not like New Year’s. The idea of the blank calendar year before me causes me such stress and anxiety. While… Continue reading Sunday Book Club: Caraval
I promise at some point I will get back to the skin care–I am just about ready to start my winter skincare protocol. Usually this entails lasering sun spots, a chemical peel or two, and some filler or botox, but this year I’m so excited to try something new. I’m going to try the vampire… Continue reading Sunday Book Club: The Girl With All the Gifts
Hiatus over! I went on vacation over Thanksgiving break to Hawaii, and got sick on the way home. I was so sick that I was in bed for 4 days. It was just a bad cold, but I had zero energy. In fact, I had to stop decorating my Christmas tree just to rest. Christmas… Continue reading Sunday Book Club: Murder on the Orient Express
I recently had someone ask me what genre of books I enjoyed the most. In reality, I enjoy almost everything. As a rule I don’t really like young adult, or science fiction, or romance. But there are probably several books in those genres that I have I read and enjoyed. Variety is the spice of… Continue reading Sunday Book Club: This Is How It Always Is
So this book is perfect for this week. I’ve been trying to think about what I want to say tonight, besides reviewing the book, and here’s what I came up with: stomach flu. We’ve had the stomach flu in our house this week. It’s always super fun, hearing that “Moooooommmmm? I just threw up.” This… Continue reading Sunday Book Club: Today Will Be Different
Before book club, I want to spend a little time talking about mental illness. I drive ALOT. Almost constantly in the evenings. I was sick of listening to the radio, and then I discovered podcasts. I did the popular ones, including and particularly Serial, and then I found The Hilarious World of Depression. This podcast has completely… Continue reading Sunday Book Club: My Absolute Darling
Before I get into this week’s book, I’d like to review how I did last week with my goals. Eating Habits: Uh, well, I did okay. I didn’t drink carbonated beverages (yay!), or sugar (for the most part, I did cheat yesterday, but that was the only time), but I couldn’t stay away from white… Continue reading Sunday Book Club: No One Is Coming To Save Us