I’m running in the Boston Marathon. And I need your help.


this is a previously published post. please read it (again). please “like” it. please share it. and if you can, please donate. My little brother Christopher was born in 1982.  I was in 8th grade at the time. He was a surprise, and he was perfect. I was always one of those kids who wanted […]

Why I use the F word.


The other day I received a comment on the Facebook page in response to a post I had written. It was mostly complimentary. But here was one part of it: …Why do you use the F word. You do have a lovely family and I would love not to hear your children use it… Hmmm. […]

So far, so good.


I had an unexpected snafu tonight, and I’m really tired, and I don’t have the time, energy, or desire to write the post I was going to write tonight. So I’ll just share this quick story. And I PROMISE it’s the last time I will talk about my hair. Tonight, anyway. When I finished grad […]

The reviews are in.


Well first of all, I just want to say thank you to everyone for all the compliments regarding my new do. I’m a little blown away. My “after” picture on Facebook was the most liked picture I have ever posted. Who new a haircut would get such a huge response! But I kind of have […]

I’m in love. (With my hair)


You know I’m on a mission to save money. And this past week, I earned a couple extra bucks. Today I invested some of it. In myself. At 1:00 p.m. I looked like this: I entered the salon and said two things: 1) I don’t want a “Mom” haircut. and 2) Don’t make me look […]