Brief story of an exchange my husband and I had last weekend, but first details of the weekend. Our son came down with a “flu-like” virus over the weekend, he’s almost 2 and had a fever, cough, snot, and he was all snuggly and clingy. Of course he starts showing signs of this after his… Continue reading My cat is trying to get me pregnant
Hello again readers! My resolution is to start posting more regularly. To all the planners of the household, we survived the holidays. Pour yourself a drink, soak into a bubble bath, and cheers yourself for biting your tongue through all of the passive aggressive comments that relative you hate made through the holidays while eating… Continue reading Happy New Year!
So we are officially headed into Christmas (or whatever holiday you celebrate, I like them all). This is my first season of Elf on the Shelf. My son is only 18 months old so I really don’t have to do anything this year other than move the elf around a bit but it’s good practice… Continue reading Holidays, Comfort, and Wine
Since my last post a lot of life has happened. I was very moved by all the support and encouragement I received for sharing my struggles. Mental health is just as important as physical health but frequently mental illness is not treated with the same compassion as physical illness. If you know someone in your… Continue reading Hamilton
Hello readers, I’m writing this to let you know that the wine reviews are on pause at the moment. I have started a new medication and alcohol is contraindicated. I will however attempt to continue to blog about the things that make me want alcohol. Mental illness is a strange thing. It’s not something any… Continue reading Pause
I’d like to start by telling you a little story of what inspired this post. I accepted a Facebook friend request from someone I wasn’t sure that I knew. Now I work at a car dealership and my husband and I are social creatures, so it’s not unusual to receive a friend request that I… Continue reading Selling vs Being an Asshole
Fair warning, I’m several days late with this post because life. Parenting is strange balancing act of the best feelings and some sucky feelings. It is the best worst job in the world. We took our son to a baseball field to run around last Sunday and it was wonderful just watching him toddle around… Continue reading Balance