Giving Thanks

I started off writing an entertaining little ditty about the little things in life that I appreciate, like my dishwasher, pacifiers, and Chap Stick.  After spending Thanksgiving Day with my family, and realizing just what an amazing life I have, I ditched it and started over.  Here is what defines my life.  Here is where [...]

Night Vision

When I was a small child my father remodeled my bedroom walls.  It was the late seventies, and paneling was quite the fashion.  My parents had chosen a white colored paneling, and I can recall that the etchings of the wood throughout each plank had a hunter green hue.   I’m sure it was beautiful, the way [...]

The End of an Era

A few months ago the employees in my building were dealt a hard blow.  Our office is closing. While we were all promised employment at our alternate facility, my home away from home for the past thirteen years will be no more.  While most employees have already been relocated, or left the company of their [...]

H1N1: Do You HAVE Options?

There’s no question that the one topic that has been on everyone’s mind these days is H1N1.  The Mommy Blogosphere has run rampant over the last few months with the philosophical dilemma, “To vaccinate, or not to vaccinate your child?”  If you had asked me a few months ago, my response would have been, “Uh…”