Category Archives: about me

an essay about my mom, and the beginning of something more to come…

After I lift her from the chair, help to maneuver her body on the toilet, I sit in the wheelchair while she poops. We talk. Well, I talk. She replies with phrases you might only speak if you had half … Continue reading

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the best things in life aren’t things

the soft breath of my sleeping child a kiss on my husband’s cheek the first sip of morning coffee the warmth from the body in bed beside me the first snow of the winter season (even when it sometimes happens in … Continue reading

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♫ My Top 10 Songs of 2014, Part 2 ♫

My Top 10 Songs of 2014, Part 2 (August – December) A few weeks ago I posted My Top 10 Songs of 2014, Part 1. In regards to music (and life events) my 2014 was pretty evenly broken up into … Continue reading

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[PHOTO] Throwback Thursday: This time three years ago…

… I was just getting ready to drift off to sleep only to be startled awake by my water breaking, and leaking several times over again. It would be the start of a very long and hard labor. JoJo wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Snow day social media game…

Snow Day Game! This is circulating around Facebook. It’s cute and fun. It’s cold outside and sometimes it’s nice to do things that take your mind off of that.  I was given the letter R… Something I hate: Racists Something I … Continue reading

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♫ My Top 10 Songs from 2014, Part 1 ♫

My Top 10 Songs of 2014 (January – July) Originally posted on February 14, 11:11. In regards to music (and life events) my 2014 was pretty evenly broken up into two six month halves. Here is the music from the … Continue reading

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[PHOTO] Throwback Thursday: Baby Gina!

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[QUOTE] does my sexiness upset you?

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[PHOTO] HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME!

I’m 31 on 31! Happy Birthday to me!

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My List of Ten Books

So the current meme going around is to list the ten books that have “stayed with you” through the years. It’s always cool to see what books have been meaningful to my friends. I got tagged by my friend Jim … Continue reading

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