Book Lust

I have a confession to make… My husband is leaving tomorrow for work. He’ll be gone for a little more than three weeks prior to being back for one. We had a lovely family dinner of bacon and eggs in bed while watching The Incredibles for possibly the eighteenth time this week. I want to […]

Happiest. Chick. Ever.

“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” —Mahatma Gandhi Okay. So. Was the tone of my last blog ( upbeat and hopeful? That was my intention… Buuut in the spirit of mental health being a somewhat squeamish subject for some of you, I’ve decided to write a […]

Why I go to Therapy (and you should too)

-Emma Forrest Your Voice in my Head (which is, incidentally, a brilliant memoir about therapy) I’ve been at least moderately messed up for a good chunk of my adult life. More disastrous than some, less of a train wreck than others. Sometimes just an endearing little f*ck-up. Sometimes an outwardly together, closeted basket-case. Sometimes in full-on breakdown […]

Home Sweet…Everything…

“Home is the nicest word there is.” ― Laura Ingalls Wilder I am completely hooked on home right now. (I’ve always been kind of a homebody, but it’s really on steroids these days). There’s nowhere else on Earth I can imagine feeling more peaceful than I do when I’m at home these days. There’s nowhere […]