It’s 5:30 AM and I’m cleaning up toys. I heard Izzy chirping through the monitor at 4:30 for a bit. She was happy, at least. (Or, to give her due credit, I should say as usual.) But while she did eventually fall back asleep, I did not. Well… I might as well get up and be productive… Izzy has a large playpen, which has … Continue reading this is it?
I know too many amazing women— I could write a book about all of 'em. Recently, I saw a friend get like a billion happy birthday comments, which isn't that crazy, especially when some peeps have a thousand-plus friends. Rather, it was the CONTENT of the posts that got me: So many of this girl's friends gushed about how … Continue reading a toast to the amazing women in our lives
It sounds so corny when I hear someone say how much they love GIVING gifts rather than RECEIVING them. I’m always like, “Liar.” ...Until those times when I find the perfect gift for that special someone at just the right moment in time… Like my favorite gift ever to my husband, Mike, was the t-shirt in this picture. Certainly wasn’t … Continue reading the best gift ever
As much as I love a good preamble (read anything I've ever written, ever), for today's post I shall cut straight to the chase because I have to be at work in an hour and really heavily procrastinated this post. Last weekend I met up with a couple friends after work. We had some drinks, … Continue reading if it’s not FBO…
But I'm not going to count on it.
The season has changed and I'm waxing poetic.
Often before people know much more about me than my name, they learn I come from a big family. There’s six of us—Maureen, Meaghan, James (my only brother), myself, Bernadette, and Rosemary. The oldest is in her late twenties; the youngest just learning to drive. The rest of us fit somewhere in the middle. Growing up, … Continue reading siblings are built-in friends, but ya still gotta work at it
*sings* why can't we be friends?
The end of a relationship isn't the end of the world.
Recently, a coworker asked me how my boyfriend of four years and I have been able to make our relationship work for so long. Now, don’t get me wrong, we have had (and still have) our problems. We have taken our fair share of breaks, we fight like an old married couple, and we go … Continue reading lessons on love i learned from topanga lawrence