3 Books You Need This Holiday Season

If you are anything like us (and for your sake’s, we hope you are not!), you are probably up to your eyeballs this Monday morning in to-do lists and impending grocery store visits. It is official. The holiday season is … Continue reading → The post 3 Books You Need This Holiday Season appeared first on The Dose of Reality ....more

Who’s The Crazy One: Marianne Or Me?

I was sitting in my doctor’s waiting room Wednesday when it happened. The Marianne Incident. I was there for my yearly physical ....more

Top 10 Funniest Ways People Have Found Our Blog

For those of you who are unfamiliar with blogging, you may not know that we get a great many readers from Google search terms. Every time someone types something into Google, they have a shot at finding us. Sometimes these … Continue reading → The post Top 10 Funniest Ways People Have Found Our Blog appeared first on The Dose of Reality ....more

Pinterest Nightmare #755: Sign Me Up!

As we were thinking about what we might put on the blog for today it dawned on us: We haven’t featured a Pinterest Nightmare in a long time. As I thought about Pinterest, I realized I have been pinning a … Continue reading → The post Pinterest Nightmare #755: Sign Me Up! appeared first on The Dose of Reality ....more

When You Are Chilly, Enjoy Some Chili Soup!

Growing up in Texas, we may not have had a lot of chilly days, but we did have a lot of chili soup, especially when my dad was in charge of the meal. See, my dad made a total of … Continue reading → The post When You Are Chilly, Enjoy Some Chili Soup! appeared first on The Dose of Reality ....more

Sometimes A Phobia Is Actually Funny

I have a ridiculous number of few phobias. Some of them are totally obvious, like how I am pretty much deathly afraid of snakes. And by pretty much, I mean even typing out that last sentence made me have to … Continue reading → The post Sometimes A Phobia Is Actually Funny appeared first on The Dose of Reality ....more

Oops, I Did It Again

This post first ran in two years ago in 2012. The reason we are re-running it is that I did it again…but this time in the reverse fashion. I just told someone today that I was 48 ....more

Forget #30 Days Of Gratitude, We’re Doing #29 Days Of Complaining

We honestly thought after two years of this going around that perhaps we would be off the hook this year, but nope....more

5 Signs You Are A Halloween Weight Watcher

Welcome to Halloween week here at The Dose of Reality. We are bringing you the best (hopefully!) of our Halloween posts through the years here this week, so grab your candy corn (or in the case of this post your … Continue reading → The post 5 Signs You Are A Halloween Weight Watcher appeared first on The Dose of Reality ....more

The Year My Parents Tried To Ruin Halloween

Welcome to Halloween week here at The Dose of Reality. We are bringing you the best (hopefully!) of our Halloween posts through the years here this week, so grab your candy corn and enjoy! Here we go… Let’s just say … Continue reading → The post The Year My Parents Tried To Ruin Halloween appeared first on The Dose of Reality ....more