Lazy Sunday

I have been working a lot lately, so I made the decision Saturday night to not think about work at all on Sunday....more

What is Freedom?

Kid vs Adult My tween and teen are eager to grow up. To them, like to teen me, being an adult means total freedom. No more parents telling you what to do at home! ...more

#MicroblogMondays 23: Superpower

Not sure what #MicroblogMondays is? Read the inaugural post which explains the idea and how you can participate too. ******* Yesterday I was singing Peter Cetera’s always excellent “Glory of Love” from the hit movie soundtrack for Karate Kid II (don’t we all?), and I suddenly realized as I sang the chorus that I had […] ...more

823rd Issue of the LFCA

Welcome to today's edition of Connections Abound. The point of Lost and Found is to level the support playing field. When LFCA works correctly, the newest blogger with the smallest readership can receive the same level of support as the oldest blogger with the largest readership ....more

No Super Bowl for Me

I am so far outside the football loop that I needed to look up how to spell Super Bowl....more

Hello There

Oh look, it's already Friday.Time these days...I was going to write a long and extremely interesting (boring) post about this article I read on NPR about how scientist have extremely different opinions on things such as climate change, GM foods, vaccines, and evolution....more

530th Friday Blog Roundup

Do you remember hoppity hop balls?...more

The Restaurant Approach to Having it All

When I go to a restaurant alone, I order one meal off the menu, mostly because my stomach has limited capacity AND I hate to waste food....more

IComLeavWe: February 2015

Welcome back to IComLeavWe. It stands for International Comment Leaving Week, but if you say it aloud, doesn’t it sounds like “I come; [but] leave [as a] we”? And that’s sort of the point ....more

So I Guess I'm an Early Riser Now*

*But it's only Day 2, so maybe it's too soon to tell.All I can tell you for sure is that I woke up without my alarm at 6 am this morning. It might have had something to do with a little nugget of a baby rooting around in bed next to me, but instead of dozing back off into sleepiness during/after nursing her, I found myself still awake. And it was 6:15 ....more