Yes, I'm Sure

This shit hurts.  The gas, bloating, sore incisions.  It hurts.  Trying to get comfortable to sleep, taking steps to the bathroom, putting clothes on.  It all hurts.  No this isn't the hurt of childbirth, but instead the exact opposite.  This is the pain from getting my tubes tied last week.  But, I would do it all over again because this hurt is accompanied by freedom.  Freedom to have sex with my husband without worrying about an "oops".  Freedom to know that in about 13 years I can set off on a trip around the world....more
@Jill Williams Palumbo Just do you and enjoy the unshared time you get to spend with your son.more

Privacy, What Privacy?

I wrote this three years ago and sadly nothing (much) has changed..... ...more

Everything, Except My Lipgloss

My house is a disaster.  There, I’ve said it.  As I was reading this month’s Good Housekeeping about clearing clutter, I glance around my kitchen and it was like the author was pointing a finger right at me.  It’s not as if this is a brand new revelation....more
@hya21 Thanks for reading.  Sadly, I originally wrote this post over a year ago and not much has ...more

If you really knew me...

Heather, from Come What May and Love It, wrote a post about keeping it real in social media instead of hiding behind the facade of perfection that is so easy to portray. So she wrote a list of the things that you would know if you knew the 'real' Heather. I was inspired to write my own list in response to hers.  So here goes.... ...more