Category Archives: Life as Woman


The question is asked every day. In the grocery store checkout line, on the phone, at the bank drive through. And the answer never changes. ‘How are you today?’ ‘Good!’ It doesn’t matter if we’re talking to strangers, acquaintances, friends, or even family. We say ‘good’ because it’s expected and because it’s quick and because […]

Let the Purge Begin

Sometimes an idea hits you with the force of a Mack truck and there’s no earthly way to miss it. Other times, it takes a more subtle approach, weaving its way into your brain through various channels until one day the pieces all converge and you realize you might be onto something. So it went […]

What Makes You Feel Welcome?

A few months ago, inspired by a contest I participated in, I wrote ‘I Want to See Inside Your Fridge‘. In it, I shared pictures of the insides of our bedroom closets and asked you to do the same. My friend Shannon, inspired by that post, shared pictures on her blog of real life spaces […]

Movies I’ve Never Seen

The other day some friends were talking about their ‘must-see’ Christmas movies. Almost everyone included Miracle on 34th St on their list. When I mentioned that I’ve never seen it, there was a general consensus that I have to watch it. This got me thinking about all the movies I’ve never seen. So here they […]

I Wasn’t Lying!

WARNING: The images you are about to see are real.  Some may find these images frightening or disturbing. Viewer discretion is advised. In case you thought I was exaggerating when I told you about my messy house, here’s proof that I wasn’t: This is our bonus room, shot from two different angles Now before you […]