The last week or two has left me feeling really lonely.I don’t have a lot of close friends. My closest one is the farthest away in Long Beach. *waves*I have reconnected with a lot of my old fellow colorguard members (I was in colorguard in high school and college) through Facebook, and it’s amazing to […]

I love spring

This was lunch. Fresh and Easy herb salad mix with baby spinach, blueberries, raspberries and blackberries. I made a dressing from sliced strawberries, a little basalmic vinegar and a little olive oil. For a first inventive try, it was delish! I am truly blessed to live in Southern California and have access to so much […]

30th birthday envy

This literally took me 12 hours to do today. Wonder Boy and actually having a car to drive on errands keeps me busy.My spunky red-headed friend is off next week to Las Vegas to celebrate her 30th birthday. Four days of fun and debauchery (I love that word) and I am excited to see pics […]

I don’t diet.

This picture has nothing to do with today’s topic. My kid just loves books! I probably need to. My weight fluctuated after having Wonder Boy and frankly, in the middle of southern California, having a pudgy belly is not sexy in the summer. Not that a pudgy belly is always bad, but all of my […]

Big girl in a big-girl car

The bigggest regret I had when I had given my 2-week notice at my stressful small-town paper job was that we wouldn’t be able to get our ‘babymobile’.I had bought a Ford Focus ZX3 in 2002, a yellow hatchback that had many travels and adventures, from commuting to Cal State Fullerton to a road trip […]