I can’t believe it’s been 7 months since I last wrote a post about my struggle with depression. It’s been an on-again-off-again-hate-hate relationship depression & I. For the past few weeks we’ve been -unfortunately- joined at the hip. (Which may explain last Sunday\’s tirade of a post. Note to self: depression + blogging DO NOT […]
Dirty, Rotten, Messy Christians
Today I was thinking about what a messy Christian I am, and have been. The things that make me truly messy I don’t blog about (often, that is) so you probably think I’m some sort of goody two shoes –which I am soooooo, not. Ask my husband. Or my 5 best friends. Or my last […]
Losing your Virginity: Comedy or Tragedy?
What you are about to read is one of my assignments for my Creative Writing 101 class. I went back & forth about whether or not to post about losing my virginity. Here’s my conclusions: 1. We all know I’m not a virgin. I’ve been married 10 years & have 2 beautiful boys, so it’s […]
A day for Dad’s.
My main man has been such a committed, loving, consistent, awesome Dad to our little kiddos. Growing up, I may have given two moments thoughts to what kind of Dad my future husband would be. Not in my wildest dreams did I think my kids would hit the jackpot like they did with Dave. I […]
The golden arches beckon…
I’m pretty excited that we are headed to Chicago tomorrow for a family-fun-vaca-mommy-blogger trip. I got invited through the Blogher Network to be a part of this trip where we will be staying on Mickey-D’s headquarters, meeting with upper-up’s about nutrition, family values, etc., visiting a Ronald McDonald Charity house, going behind-the-scenes, getting a visit […]
To my friends of various faiths – Part 1
Hi friends of mine who wouldn’t include yourself in the “Christian” category, How are you? Good? Good. I’m great. So, last week I got an idea to write an open letter to any of you, my blog readers, who aren’t Christians. Why? I get sort of sick of all these obnoxiously irrelevant blogs speaking Christanese […]