August With a Bullet

I wanted concrete floors and picked the wrong guy to install them.  Haven’t lived in my own home for over a month now.  This has been somewhat stressful but it’s not the worst thing that’s ever happened to me by far and I’ve been handling it pretty well.  By that I do not mean internalizing […]

Quicker Picker-Upper (A Phrase Which is Probably tm a Company That I Boycott)

Everyone ends up a little down some days.  I’m not talking about the cry-for-help kind of near-suicidal thing – just the boo hoo, woe-is-me, I-miss-my-mommy, chronic-illness-has-me-down blues.  Of course, all reasons are understandable.  Job, family, money, love, worry over Vince McMahon’s health – everyone needs little pick-me-up sometimes. I was in need of a little […]

Laser, You’re a Star: Our Audition for the Meow Mix Game Show

So, my cat and I auditioned for a game show Saturday. I keep giving that opening, hoping it sounds strange and interesting only to realize that nothing sounds either strange or interesting, anymore. Such is life in the new millennium. • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • […]

Best Kept Secrets – Popcorn and Gastric Motility

I want to know everything. I’m not one of those “oh, maybe I’ll look that up when I get home,” folks. I usually attempt to find answers straight away via my PDA or verycleverphone and if that proves unfruitful I’ll make a note and continue my search when I’ve made my way home. Perhaps this […]

Things To Do When You’re Sick

When you’ve been stuck in bed – or at least around the house – for a week, things can get pretty boring. Trust the sick girl on this one. Now, I’m never really bored. My favorite thing to do when I need to relax is Wikipedia article hop – and I can get lost in […]