I always knew I was a winner…

Last week was pretty amazing…I won a whole bunch of fun stuff! First, I won a radio contest on WQKX. I am usually pretty good at trivia, and I figure if I win something, it sorta offsets what I spend on gas. (The environmental impact is a different story and, yes, I feel guilty about… [read more]

A short lunchtime rant.

My mother always taught me that if you don’t have anything nice to say, don’t say anything at all. Well, I’m actually not sure that my mother taught me that, but I know I hear it a lot. In most cases, I might argue with such a cliche. But not today. BECAUSE PEOPLE KEEP COMMENTING… [read more]

That Healthy Me is one smart cookie…

So, I had bread on the brain yesterday…but not so much that I actually remembered to bring my bread with me to make a sandwich at lunchtime.   This time I did actually listen to Healthy Me and plan ahead, but forgetfulness won out. Happens a lot lately. Lemon: I found myself with a can of… [read more]

My First Mother’s Day: Part 2

I had an utterly lovely Mother’s Day weekend! But then, who wouldn’t love a weekend full of rainbows and  miracles? (Slight) Miracle #1: Imagine my surprise when, after my lasagna-induced bloatfest on Saturday night, I slipped right into my too-small jeans on Sunday morning! Those suckers were too small before I was pregnant!  Yay for… [read more]

My First Mother’s Day: Part 1

Happy Mother’s Day to all you fine mommas out there! Rewind to yesterday: Since we have lots of moms to celebrate this year, my husband made dinner reservations on Saturday.  Mad props to the husbo for: 1. making reservations, 2. making them on Saturday at 4pm when the restaurant would not be so busy, and… [read more]