weather is stupid, sickly kid, weekend highlights, drugs are bad

Mother Nature can for real bite me. Kiddo’s school opens two hours late tomorrow but it wouldn’t surprise me if they cancel it altogether before morning. It is raining out there after all. I always roll my eyes at people yakking on and on about the weather but when you were just in short sleeves 24 hours ago and now school is out because of … Continue reading weather is stupid, sickly kid, weekend highlights, drugs are bad

sometimes it just rains, even in Lake Wobegon

This post is brought to you by a Bible verse from Matthew, Garrison Keillor and my dad. Matthew 5:45 …for he maketh his sun to rise on the evil and on the good, and sendeth rain on the just and on the unjust… A friend asked me to blog about a passage from Matthew that popped out at me and the above portion of verse 45, chapter 5 … Continue reading sometimes it just rains, even in Lake Wobegon

wow i’m boring

I suppose I am back in the routine after being on vacation.  Woohoo.  I’ve successfully thrown flaming sacks of dog poo (readily available to me) at anyone making a comment in any way resembling “I thought you went to the beach, so where’s your tan?”.  I had gazillion emails to catch up on at the 9 to 5 and I suppose I’m back into the swing of things in … Continue reading wow i’m boring

zzzzz

I’ve never watched more than a few minutes of the Emmy’s until tonight.  Now I know why.  It’s a complete snoozefest.  And what was the big deal about Ryan Seacrest hosting?  E! made it seem like some huge gig but he was only on for about 3 minutes at the beginning and I haven’t seen him since.  Tough job.  Someone is snoring on the couch next … Continue reading zzzzz

brit-brit

In the midst of drought, floods, war and destruction I’m choosing to blog about the VMAs and Britney’s “comeback” performance.  So sue me.  Disclaimer: I watch the VMA’s because I’m a shallow, empty, sad person.  Nah, not really.  I’m just really bored tonight and don’t want to fold the laundry.  I know it’s easy for non-celebrity types to criticize those in the spotlight because of what … Continue reading brit-brit