Archive for August, 2011

Missing Her

Today is my grandmother’s birthday.  It would have been her 100th birthday, if you can believe that.  But, she’s been gone almost 20 years.  That just hardly seems possible to me.  I often think of her, but it always hits me the hardest in August.  With our birthdays just days apart, we would celebrate them […]


Birthday Wishlist

So here it is, just two weeks until my birthday.  Two weeks, and I’m torn.  I’m trying to do a little risk mitigation in order to avoid some of the horrible shenanigans that occurred on my birthday last year.  So, in order to attempt to have the happiest 40th I could possibly have, I’m trying […]


Club Dead

I got a little behind with my book reviews, so here’s another one right on the heels of my last.  I finished this one over the weekend while waiting for my hair appointment (I’m desperately trying to keep myself on a schedule to have my hair trimmed, the past few years it’s been hit or […]