Archive for February, 2009

Lisa, May you find Shelter

My friend, our friend, Lisa died last night. While I was sleeping in my bed, beside my husband, with my two small children sleeping in their rooms – she and hers were saying goodbye. It is what it is, Lisa would say. Whether we were talking about her dying or internet trolls or the old […]


Apparently it pays to go to highschool with me.

I’m glad I always take screen shots as I’m randomly choosing the winner for contests here. There were 90 entries into the giveaway for the He’s Just Not That Into You soundtrack. As usual, I went to for my winner: And commenter #30 was… Casey! Casey and I went to high school together and […]


Planning a Child’s Birthday Party – Assvice Wanted

free boat trip Hello, Internet. You know how, sometimes, you come out of the woodwork with your words of wisdom and your well meaning suggestions for how I should fix this and handle that and basically live my life so much better than I am doing it now? And you know how, sometimes, I like […]


Dear Jared

You asked me this morning as you were leaving if I was mad at you. I told you I wasn’t, and I meant it. I also told you that I was just stressed, that I was carrying a lot on my shoulders right now and it was hard. You told me to let you take […]


He’s Just Not That Into You Soundtrack Giveaway

What do you mean you have a giveaway for the soundtrack to the movie He’s Just Not That Into You, Britt? Didn’t you already post today, Britt? Ah. Yes. Yes, I did. And I may have mentioned something about deadlines and missing them and dropping balls left and right. *sigh* Insert example of things falling […]


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