As you know, Giuseppe Zangara, because of the fire in my belly, I did NOT go to BlogHer. I was actually 42% fine with my decision until early last week when people began writing their “I’m packing for BlogHer!” posts. Then my 42% swooped down into the teens. I immediately called Jeff and told him [...]
Entries from July 2009
July 30th, 2009 · 30 Comments · Daily, Make Out Parties, Shorties, Will it make me sick?
July 25th, 2009 · 18 Comments · Conversations with Meredith, Daily, Just asking, Shorties, Sticks and String
Yesterday afternoon we were able to attend a glow-in-the-dark juggling/magic show at the local library. Because we know how these things tend to fill up quickly (We don’t really know that, but we pretend to be knowing. We’re so smug.), we arrived thirty minutes before show time. As the girls and I waited for the [...]
July 22nd, 2009 · 27 Comments · Cucumbers aren't always cool., Daily
On Sunday afternoon, I found myself at Starbucks ordering one of their shaken iced tea lemonades. The barista, who looks a bit like Dave Grohl, is my absolute favorite local Starbucks barista. (Wait. It’s not like I know all of them well enough to proclaim a favorite. I don’t. In fact, I rarely do the [...]
July 17th, 2009 · 13 Comments · Daily, Shorties
…give a four year old some tacky Christmas hair accessories and don’t say anything at all.
July 10th, 2009 · 42 Comments · Conversations with Meredith, Daily, She's Crafty, Spool Samples, Will it make me sick?
A few weeks ago I suddenly got the urge to fill my closet with skirts. In the past, when similar urges have struck or stricken depending on your preference, I simply made a trip to J.Jill where I tried on a handful of skirts, did the math while standing half-clothed in the dressing room, and [...]
July 7th, 2009 · 38 Comments · Daily, Video! Video! Video!, Will it make me sick?
Don’t you hate it when someone starts singing songs about giving away muffins and then they disappear for a week? Let the Truth Be Told: I never heard back from my muffin man. I’m going to contact one other person (Governor Muffin) to see what I can do, but right now it’s not looking good. [...]