Archive for the 'Daily Life' Category

Horror You Doing?

Fall is my favorite season of the year. The weather cools (just slightly for us in Arizona), football season is in full swing and I get to decorate the house for Halloween, my favorite holiday. My love for Halloween goes back to my childhood when I took choosing my costume very seriously. I honestly believed […]

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IPCS: Irritable Premium Channel Syndrome

  Let’s get this out of the way first- yes, I understand that any possible problem I have with HBO is a First World problem. However that doesn’t mean it isn’t a problem. The other night I ran into the same issue I frequently encounter after 7 p.m. in the family room- The Better Half […]

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Summertime and the Living Is Fairly Easy

  Once again I find myself having to write a recap of life instead of regular blogging. Life happens! It was an unusually busy late Spring , end-of-the-school-year and start to summer for me with work, Little Bug’s graduation and finishing up my coursework in Stanford’s Online Creative Writing Certificate Program. I spent June decompressing […]

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Run Like the Wind: Disney’s Princess Half Marathon

  It’s been three weeks since I ran the Disney Princess Half Marathon in Orlando with my dear friends Barb, Linda and Kat (who are sisters).  We have made a race weekend getaway an annual tradition now and this year we’re doubling up on Disney for their Coast-to-Coast challenge. In September we’ll run the Disneyland […]

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Feathering the Empty Nest #1: Adults Only

  2014 is off and running and I am full of goals and ambition! In addition to posting more often (don’t cringe) I’ll be featuring special categories this  year. The first one debuts today- Feathering Your Empty Nest. 2014 is the year The Better Half and I officially become Empty Nesters. All year I’ll be […]

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