At least I’m reclined outside in the sunshine. And, I’m directing, vocally across the hallway into the kitchen, my tween girl’s cheesecake baking efforts. 🍰
THIS is the reason to have children. 😀 Continue reading “Current state: cake-less and reclined”
This is the continuation of Derailment – the abyss (part i).
As I’m climbing out of my pit, I ponder about my purpose in this life.
It’s a question I keep coming back to. (Never mind that some friends regularly beat me over the head with it.)
Continue reading “Derailment – the purpose”
I have begun the arduous climb out of the abyss I fell into this week.
A lot has been going on here, none of which is very interesting, but it did include a self-indulgent pity party in which I wallowed, and slept, almost continuously for several days.
Sorry (not sorry) you weren’t invited.
Continue reading “Derailment – the abyss”
I wonder if Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) was invented by moms and dads who were raising small children among an ever-expanding sea of tiny, plastic toys… Continue reading “Obsessive compulsion”
This morning started with a bang.
Continue reading “Day 26”
Alright, it appears many people will be staying home either for precautionary or enforced reasons. Which means, the internet will be booming.
We need our daily fix, our online entertainment, especially now. I don’t know how long people can binge-watch over a period of two, three or more weeks, especially with the weather finally changing a little, for the better (at least here in Toronto).
I hope wifi becomes an essential service… 😀
I for one prefer reading (and writing) to watching shows. But I suspect I will be watching some shows, just for a change of pace…
Here’s the latest recap from Toronto: Continue reading “Diversions, distractions…the new normal has begun”
Let’s talk about something a little less pleasant for a change.
Let’s talk about colonoscopies.
First point I’d like to make: I am not doing it.
Ha. Continue reading “Midlife health, regular checkups, and Corona virus prep”
On some days, the slightest thing can cause me to feel major anxiety.
And yet, the same exact thing another day may not even register on my brain.
I don’t get it. Continue reading “Part-time anxiety issues”
I joined an app for offering my services as a dog walker because I am me and I can’t advertise myself without help.
(Shy, introverted, awkward…)
And by advertise I mean market myself. Like, post flyers on community boards and talk to people. That type of marketing.
Which isn’t to say that I didn’t do that. Continue reading “Entrepreneuring a side business as a SAHM”
Disclaimer: if you shop, and like to shop, and can afford to shop at this store, and happen to be of GenX age, by all means, all the power to you. I am describing an experience I had personally and mean no offense to any snowflakes. Proceed with caution. Trolls, negativity, insults or attacks will be deleted and blocked.
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Two weeks ago I ventured into a Victoria’s Secret for the first time in at least 25 years. Continue reading “The GenX experience at Victoria Secret”