Reminiscing

Reminiscing I listened to the Early Jazz Station on Pandora last night. It brought up lots of good feels and memories. When I was in high school, particularly in my freshman year, I was obsessed with jazz music. I was the drummer in my school’s jazz band, and for some odd reason that compelled me…

Headaches suck

Headaches suck It looks like I’m going into my third day of a dull headache. It’s not bad enough to warrant any medical attention; it’s just annoying and uncomfortable. It comes and goes so I’m not even 100% sure of what’s causing it. I don’t often get headaches, thankfully. I hate them. The end.

An Open Letter to Old Man Winter

An Open Letter to Old Man Winter Dear Old Man Winter, There’s no other way to say it: I hate you. You suck. I don’t mean to hurt your feelings. I know that you’re just doing your job. But your job makes me feel miserable. I don’t like to feel cold and numbness in my…

Short post #4: The past

Short post #4: The past The past is such a tricky thing. Sometimes is really cool to be nostalgic about things.┬áSometimes we regret past decisions and wish that we can change stuff. There’s a saying that says, “The past remembers better than it lived.” I know from experience that this is very true. Sometimes, when…

$#!+ People Say to Foster Parents

I’ve heard pretty much all of these… “$#!+ People Say…” videos are so funny because they put truth out there in a way that is generally non-offensive. Or, better said, in a way that calls people out on their bull crap in a non-threatening way. It’s easy to hear how ridiculous you probably sound when…

I think I may be Scrooge

I think I may be Scrooge I have a confession to make: Christmas is probably my least favorite holiday. No…it IS my least favorite holiday*. I know that it sounds strange. There are things about the Christmas season that I like. I enjoy spending time with my family. The Husband and I have some Christmas…