Feral Kittens in My Mouth

I don’t remember if I was ever afraid of visiting the dentist when I was young. We didn’t go to a local dentist so usually a dental appointment meant a bit of a trip and a day off of school. Not much to dread about that. I won a stuffed toy Christmas bear from the…

Need It! Get out the Glitter!

I finally caved, gave in, succumb to the beckoning of a world I have been strategically avoiding, Curse you Pinterest! Pinterest is a good idea at it’s core.  It’s just a place to organize things that you have found online, a virtual filing cabinet. A place where you can collect all the best recipes, crafts,…

Common, worn out, and stinky

Do you have something that you only wear or use on special occasions? An outfit, jewelry, cutlery, dishes, perfume. What if you had a special outfit, lets say a dress…or suit, that you decided to wear more often. Lets say you decided to wear it everyday. Suddenly your special outfit is just common, worn out,…

Reversing the Denigration of Women

There is a particular quote, that I love, that has been coming to my mind with ever increasing frequency as of late; “Popular culture today often makes women look silly, inconsequential, mindless, and powerless. It objectifies them and disrespects them and then suggests that they are able to leave their mark on mankind only by…

Every Minute?

It’s been awhile since I have blogged, mostly because I haven’t had anything I’ve really felt compelled to write about. I have had two ideas, thoughts, sparks or fish kind of swimming around in my brain for some time now and I guess it is time to set one of those little fish out into…

Celebrate Good Times, Come On!

Anyone ever ask, “What’s your most embarrassing moment? Huh huh?”. I will admit that when I have been asked this question I usually tell what I call a forgivable lie. My usual answer would be, “I don’t get embarrassed very easily. I tend to be able to laugh most things off.” Which is true. I…