Here’s your friendly holiday reminder not to ask people when they’re having kids, this holiday season or ever, even if it’s family.
1. You don’t know what they have been through or are going through.
2. It’s none of your business.
That was my exact thought when I heard Rebel Wilson tell Ellen in her interview on Halloween that she was the first plus size actress to be the lead in a romcom (romantic comedy, if you’ve been living under a rock).
And apparently I’m not the only one confused and a bit upset by this. Continue reading “So, Was ‘Last Holiday’ Not a Romcom…?”
Right before October hits, we are absolutely inundated with everything pink and be-ribboned for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It’s gotten to the point that you almost can’t go to a store in October without seeing at least one thing pink and sparkly.
After my mom’s mastectomy, I stopped buying into it. Continue reading “Why I Don’t “Think Pink” in October”
I am terrible at finishing things. There, I said it. Wrote it. Whatever.
I have a really bad habit of starting a project and not seeing it through to completion. Don’t get me wrong, if it’s something I’m particularly excited about or it’s fall or winter and the weather is nice, I can usually find it in me to get it done.
But even then, this would explain why I have a about five different unfinished novels and countless craft projects in my room right now.
Also, yes, I’m just now figuring this out about myself. Hence, the mid-year resolution: finish things, dammit! Continue reading “My Mid-Year Resolution – Finish Things, Dammit!”
Currently, we are halfway through July already (wow and thank goodness) and my blog posting has dropped in frequency quite drastically. Where I was posting twice a week before, I’ve dropped down to once a week, at best. Sometimes less.
I want to apologize for that. And explain myself. Continue reading “My Apologies”