Archive for September, 2008

Why New York City Is Kind Of A Big Deal

In four days, I’m headed back to New York City. It will be the first time I’ve been there with my husband, and only the second time I’ve been there at all. By the end of the weekend I will have logged a grand total of six days in Manhattan in my lifetime. And yet, […]


Further Proof I Have No Business In A Calendar

I have developed a new obsession. Fall Fashion. No. Really. I’m totally serious. I am that shallow and superficial. This weekend alone I purchased three pairs of tights and yet another pair of menswear inspired shoes. I also tried on eight sweater dresses, five cardigans and one trench coat. This may be a good time […]


Very quickly… how it went

Thank you for the emails and the comments waiting to find out how last night’s Obama event went for me. Here’s the recap: I didn’t have to phone bank. You can only call until 8:30 at night, and by the time everyone got there and got introduced and fed, it was pretty close to the […]


How 20,000 Strangers Changed My Life, And My Friday Night

I’m going to do something tonight that scares the hell out of me. Tonight, instead of a happy hour after work or a movie night with the family, I will be packing up a store bought pot luck offering and heading to the home of a complete stranger. I will sit with other strangers and […]



Oh my holy hell it is finally done. Of course, it also wiped out 84 previous posts in order to get done the way I wanted it done. But regardless, it’s finally up and running the way I want it to be. Check It Out.


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