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.
Shortly before the turn of the millennium my grandmother had a stroke and couldn't live alone anymore. She lived in Virginia, as did three of her children. One other child lived in North Carolina. We lived in South Carolina. No one wanted to take care of her, really. Not more than stop in, sit on… Continue reading Magnet School
I graduated last month. Walked across the stage and all that. For the last year I've worked along side with a professor of mine, helping her with her research, adding to her database and then going back to analyze and code it. I've been in several of her courses and over the last couple of… Continue reading She Likes Me
Last month I graduated and received my Master's in Social Sciences. Super awesome. It wouldn't be my first time wrapping up some sort of educational program, but I had never done the whole cap and gown thing before - middle school, high school, other college degrees. Other things always came up. I don't know if… Continue reading Hitting the Open Road