When I was in the bookstore in Dayton, 50$ in my pocket, I bought all sorts of books for the kids. For Sambam I wanted something distinctly girly. Most all of her books, at that point, were hand-me-downs from her brothers filled with trucks and all things boy. And while I take no issue with [...]
I had my final, for a while, session with my Psychiatrist last week. I’ve managed to keep up the stable long enough, and trying to get in is causing more stress than what it’s worth. It’s something we’ve both known was coming for a while. We’ve worked towards it. Progressed to it. I can’t imagine [...]
I have aid settled. I have books. I have pens, highlighters, pencils, and a binder. I have a student ID. I have an advising team that will answer any and all questions, dedicated to helping me succeed. I have a financial aid department that not only answers the phone (I know!) but is knowledgeable. I [...]
But that button at the very tippy top of the left side column? Oh, it most certainly is here! I think you should push the button!
I have been married for 10 years as of today. That is more than 1/3rd of my life. No joke. I’m 30-years-old at the end of this year, but not yet. So my math holds tight. Way back, before Luke was born, when Pat and I were separated and he had just moved out with [...]
I’ve talked Pat into getting a dog. Alright, so he’s making me wait until we get back from vacation in July, but still, that’s not so very far off. At this point, I think he just wants me to stop begging for a baby. What with me having been sterilized, it was buy me a [...]
What about the wild animals, Karen? It’s a balcony! A really high up balcony! I’ll be fine! Animals climb, Karen, with their claws. That they’ll use to maul you. Then they’ll just have to agree to snuggle. We’ve put the deposit on our cabin. Hot tub on the balcony outside. Jacuzzi inside. Pool table loaded [...]