My husband, Cody, is a director at an overnight camp for kids in Northern Michigan. It’s called Camp Tanuga. Cody and our stubby-tail Golden Retriever, Floyd, have been there for several weeks. Under … [Read more...] about Transitions and Make-Overs
Archives for May 2011
Were any of your TV shows canceled? I’ll go first. Brothers and Sisters: It was time. I don’t think I saw one episode from this past season. I’m not sure why. Oh, wait. I remember now. It sucked. … [Read more...] about Was Your TV Show Canceled?
A Little Poem... I have lower back pain, and although I try to deal It makes for a rough day and I miss shoes with a heel. For my back discomfort I blame my dad It’s a problem he always … [Read more...] about Ode To Prednisone
The movie You’ve Got Mail (1998) was primarily about love blooming over the internet even though the lead characters were business rivals in real life. It also explored the demise of the independent … [Read more...] about Are We Closing The Book On Bookstores?
Yesterday when I was doing the morning drive drop-off, I got to hear a little Drew and Mike in the Morning in between snippets of a song coming from Sweet Pea, my 4 year old, in the back seat. Sweet … [Read more...] about Bullying?
The other day I got a text from my cousin "Gisele" (she picked that name) and she said that her son just learned the following tune from one of his friends: “Milk, milk, lemonade--around the corner … [Read more...] about Hello? Is I.P. Freeley Home?
Today is Mother's Day. It's a very special day in which we honor mothers, grandmothers and stepmothers--unless you're a wicked stepmother and then you don’t get honored, but you do get representation … [Read more...] about Happy Mother’s Day
I was at lunch the other day with my girlfriend, Busy, and as the hostess was seating us, she and Busy simultaneously started complaining about the weather. It was unseasonably cold that day and they … [Read more...] about Baby, It’s Cold Outside
I'm not saying these are all about me. I'm just saying if you feel the same way, you're not alone. You're not alone if... 1. You don't belong to a country club. Find a friend who does though! … [Read more...] about You’re Not Alone (V)
I won't ever be able to write a song that disses my mom for popping vikes or bashes my dad for being absent because my parents weren’t like that. They showed up when it came to parenting-- it didn't … [Read more...] about The Lesser Tiger Mom