Welcome to getting old. It sucks.
I spent the weekend at a dance camp for my young daughter. She was in classes most of the day, so I spent my time with many, many of the moms. I only know very few of them, so I was already in a situation that would cause my social anxiety to flair up. (I… Continue reading Alone in a Room Full of People
This book is so adorable, I can’t even stand it. I loved it. Easy to read, easy to follow plot, and well-developed and likable characters. The book is written as a story-within-a-story. Basic characters who don’t seem to have any relationship come together at the end. The book ends in a satisfactory way. I adored… Continue reading Sunday Book Club: The History of Love
I have had a fascination with WWII and the Nazi regime for a while now. It is such an interesting study to see what people will do to survive. How quickly we turn on each other when our lives and the lives of our children are at stake! How quickly we learn to treat beloved… Continue reading Iconic Women: Miss Dior
Busy week!! My sister came in town with my three nephews. In order to prevent us from going crazy with 7 children, 4 of them 6 years old or younger, we were constantly on the go. We had tons of fun, but constantly on the go. On Tuesday, the engine in my beloved Toyota Sequoia… Continue reading Sunday Book Club: Night Film
First, I realize there has been a lack of blog posts lately. I have a few I am currently working on and editing, but they don’t seem quite right yet. And because they are highly personal AND very important topics, I want to make sure they are right. So, on to Sunday Book Club!! I… Continue reading Sunday Book Club: Geek Love
This book has been on my “To Read” list for a very long time. I knew it was about some hard things, but it also won the Pulitzer Prize in 2007, so I really wanted to check it out. So here are the positive things. It is extremely well-written. The simple, bare style echoes the… Continue reading Sunday Book Club: The Road
Today’s post is all about lip injections. As you age, your lips get naturally thinner. Mine did, at least. I’ve never had particular full lips; they’ve always been on the thin side. But I’ve noticed as I’ve been getting older that they are getting thinner and thinner. The solution is lip injections. Now, there are… Continue reading Lip Service