That’s a tricky one for one simple reason: It’s nearly impossible to ease my mind. It’s sad, but it’s true. Once I am worried about something, there really is no talking me down until it is resolved. If it’s something with the boys’ health, I won’t feel better about it until a check with the […]
Well, we’re po’ (not to be confused with poor), so I rarely spend on just me. But I did just buy a round of coffee and a bottle of wine. I also splurged my time with a couple hours sitting by the pool with friends and enjoying an adult beverage. With no kids in sight. […]
When the boys go to bed and I’ve gotten all the dishes/laundry/whatever done, I like to have a glass of wine and sit and binge watch Netflix. I tend to leave my phone in the kitchen and just enjoy an hour of quiet time on my couch. I know that’s probably not much of a […]
Our publisher took us out to dinner at Indaco to celebrate the day the we won the Pulitzer Prize. It was pretty awesome. I never like to make normal faces in pictures. That wasn’t just because there was wine. Mmm… wine.
It’s been almost two months since my mom passed away. I’m still struggling with the concept of her being gone, despite the fact that I know better than anyone that she is never coming back. My mom was sick for my whole life. Not with cancer or some other physical disease. She suffered from bipolar […]
The ability to speed up time. I could fly through my day and set things back to normal speed — perhaps even slowed down a little — so that I could get to relaxing at home with Dan and a glass wine faster.