I know I'm a competent woman - have always know it, I suppose, but it never quite occurred to me to think about it. I was just...competent - at pretty much everything I ever set my mind to - and I don't mean the "merely acceptable" definition. Until I got (re)married, my own competence was… Continue reading Spousal Conversations
I kind of think I'm back - actually I've tried a couple times over the last nearly two years, but every attempt met with crushing defeat. Sometimes just making it through another day is a victory, but it feels stupid that you've nothing to share - got up, went to work, took 8 - 10… Continue reading I Know It’s Been a Long Time
Read and weep: Monday - Chili (yep - that was it - while working or doing homework) Tuesday - Roasted Cauliflower Carbonara (maybe) - and the only reason for this is that there actually IS a cauliflower in my refrigerator; also eggs and parmesan cheese (remember how I talked about maybe making it over the weekend? Guess… Continue reading Reality-Based Menu – Scraping the Bottom of the Barrel Edition
It feels a little odd to post when I haven't really anything about which to post (maybe I should have issued an "Awkward Sentence Alert for that one). I've been hanging out a little on FB; read a couple Gothics; and was required to actually WEAR PANTS this morning when taking Iseult to her carpool.… Continue reading Sometimes No News is Just No News
So, umm, just what the heck is that Maevey? Why it's a spoonful of peanut butter with chocolate syrup on it. Isn't that sort of the universal female answer to all our travails? You got something better?
It would appear that I'm jonesin' for a fight. You know how that is, right? You're cranky and irritated and you just want to duke it out (preferably with someone who's feeling similarly inclined so you can be friends afterwards).It's sort of a dangerous state for me, because I get just a leeeeeeetle free with… Continue reading Le Meh – It Continues