So here's the thing, meeting people online, forming friendships/relationships, is not as weird or uncommon as it used to be. Speaking as an older person, (ahem), I really can't imagine doing that nowadays though I'm certainly not against it - in fact, back in the day when I used to read a lot of mommy … Continue reading Meeting Internet Friends
It’s amazing how things have changed over the years, especially in the realm of education. Once upon a time, there was this magical concept called personal responsibility and students were expected to do their homework, study, work hard, and get good grades. When a student doesn’t do their job or work hard to get good … Continue reading Whose Fault Is It? Yours, Most Likely. Own It.
My favorite line, "the only thing holding you back is YOU." Yep. I concur. So Brandon has finally gotten sick to death of his dishwashing gig. He comes home every day smelling like overripe food, nearly soaked from head-to-toe and did I mention that he's allergic to the dishwashing soap they use? His arms look … Continue reading Epic Motivation
So I get a text at work yesterday, "Brandon is puking." My first thought was ... "And?" Brandon is a puker. (Is puker a word? It is now!). I think Brandon has puked more than any of us COMBINED. He has a weak stomach. Or a hyper-sensitive reflux action thing-a-ma-jig ... I remember when Brandon … Continue reading Just a Little Case of Food Poisoning … I Think
Dear Diary: All he ever wanted was to connect with them. When we found out we were going to have sons, Kevin did what most fathers do: he fantasized about doing guy things with his sons someday. He would teach them things, he would grow close to them, he would have little buddies to hang … Continue reading Dear Diary: A Father’s Connection
Surely this is a joke?!?!?!?!? Surely people are not this stupid?!?!?!? Wow. Just wow.
I was sitting here, watching "Grey's Anatomy," (I'm embarrassed to admit that I watch A LOT of TV since starting this job - who has the mental energy to read a book nowadays?? Not me!!) and something from the show reminded me of something I wanted to blog about ... Someone in my family is … Continue reading Someone in My Family is Now An Organ Donor
I had an interesting conversation with Dude this morning. Actually. It started with an explosion. Most of our conversations start with an explosion between me and Dude. We both have tempers and all it takes is a spark to ignite those tempers and *BOOM*, off we go. I had to unplug the Internet because he … Continue reading Giving Up Before He Even Gets Started