I'm at a point now where it seems I've just always been in pain of some sort. I really just can't imagine what it's like to not be in some sort of discomfort. Migraines, stiff and achey joints, fatigue, etc. I've gotten used to it. I've gone to doctors, but always sort of been dismissed.… Continue reading Put a name on it
Oh, mommy groups. You never cease to piss me the hell off at least twice a day. This is probably why I need to monitor my blood pressure. But whatever. A topic came up today that's actually something my friends and I have discussed a lot - what to pay a babysitter. It's been a… Continue reading Cheap or Poor? Ignorant Snobs Weigh In.
About six years ago my mother started hanging around and dating some guy she worked with. I still haven't met him, but I can't say I've heard much to make me a fan of the relationship starting with the fact that he lives with another woman - his long-term girlfriend (pre-dating my mom) and they're… Continue reading A real keeper
One thing you can count on about being part of a military family is that at some point you're going to be told to pack your crap and move if you want to keep your family together. So you do that. If you own your home, you sell it or rent it. If you're renting,… Continue reading Flying is never fun
I'm not exactly shy about admitting that my childhood was a little bit dysfunctional. And after numerous therapy sessions with a multitude of psychiatrists, psychologists, counselors and therapists, I'd say I'm pretty much over it. But every once in a while I can't help but grit my teeth and be annoyed by something family related.… Continue reading Mommy Issues