Do Not Faint Posts

I don’t have a why. I don’t know why I seem to stop blogging every year around this time. Yes, The Holidays Are Hard. Yes, particularly hard when you’re estranged…

With American Express promoting this Small Business Saturday idea, it can seem pretty distant. Their idyllic little shops don’t look much like the family businesses in my own neighborhood. InsideĀ our…

HypnoBirthing practitioners are supposed to end our third class (there are five classes, in each course) with a guided visualization exercise that helps expectant parents release any fears they might…

I took a survey for the BlogHer Visionaries panel (a fancy name for “take this survey for a chance to win money” and ‘if you have lots of Twitter followers…

Walt, age 2, just RAN into the living room, after his bath, still in his birthday suit, to show me “han! han!” [sounds like “hand” without the “d” – not…

24 hours ago, I was pulled over on the shoulder of a busy freeway, waiting for a very nice state trooper to finish processing the legal version of: Anne-Marie wasn’t…

I forgot to felt write today, thanks in part to having had a migraine for 48 hours, until sometime this morning. But I got sucked in to a genealogy project.…