Some Days Are Better Than Others

Last night, after eating a bowl of stale Cheerios for dinner, Suze Orman informed me that I am running a deficit of $300 a month. Want to see how you fare? Click here.

Olive Is 60??

OMG, I just found out that my crazy cat is the equivalent of 60 human years old. I thought she was around my age in people years. No wonder she has mellowed out (slightly)…she is at an age where she just doesn’t give a shit anymore! I volunteered at the MSPCA this morning, and a […]

Five Years Ago

Five years ago today, my mom and I were in England’s Lake District. We were sitting in a taxi in a church parking lot when the driver asked us, “Did you hear about London?” I mumbled “Oh, yeah…,” thinking he was referencing London’s winning bid for the 2012 Olympics, which had recently been announced. The […]

Half the Sky

Being an American, it is so easy to take “independence” for granted. I just finished a book that came out last year, called Half the Sky. It’s about the oppression of women that is still occurring in other countries. I knew that this oppression still existed, but I had no idea to what extent. It […]

Quote for the Day

This month’s quote on my calendar at work: “Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” —Anais Nin