Monthly Archives: July 2010

Eating Clean–Day 5

So I’ve been doing this new food plan all week.  To my surprise, I like it!  It’s been much easier than I expected.  The hardest part is the time it takes to pack up four small meals to last through … Continue reading

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Eating Clean

Let me start by saying I am NOT a fan of diets or dieting.  I have lost weight many times in my life, and each time, I have gained all of the weight back and then some.  Even I can … Continue reading

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The F Bomb

I am sitting on my front porch with my laptop.  It’s a beautiful day.  The sun is shining but there is a lovely breeze to keep it pleasant.  I can hear birds and cicadas singing in the treetops, a dog … Continue reading

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My Pet Peeve

My pet peeve is when people are always on their cell phones. I have banned them from the dinner table at my house–my kids are pretty good about it–but sometimes their friends look at me like I am insane until … Continue reading

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Tying Up the Loose Ends

I’ve been separated from the ex for almost five years, divorced for more than three, but the legal stuff still lingers. Today, I had to go to courthouse to pick up a certified copy of a DRO (Domestic Relations Order) … Continue reading

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Why I Love What I Do For Living- Part 2

The Top 10 Things About Being a Librarian    It’s fun to surprise people and shake up their stereotypes of libraries and librarians. New books!  It’s great to know when all of the new books are coming out. Endless access to … Continue reading

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Weekend Warrior (NOT)

I know that weekends are supposed to be a time for relaxing, but in the years since my ex and separated and divorced, they’ve become anything but.   I still come home on Friday (or Saturday, depending on my work schedule) … Continue reading

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