Halloween is by far my favorite holiday of the year. Perhaps it's the love I had of playing "make believe" as a young girl, or maybe it's the theatre nerd that developed in me during my teenage years, or perhaps it's the excuse to "be dark" now that I'm too old to be goth. No… Continue reading The Halloween that Wasn’t
I have complained about the "Christmas chore list" before, and while I could certainly do so again, I won't because I'm trying to fight my bah-humbug. Trying counts for something, right?Last year, it was the Great Christmas FAIL of 2009. This year, it's the Great Shipping Debacle of 2010. In my excitement of finally finding gifts for… Continue reading Fighting my bah-humbug
So maybe I had a little too much time to play with Photoshop tonight.Why do I feel like I've written this post before? Oh, that's right, because I have.Dear, darling, Mother Nature, what am I going to do with you? I realize that it's fall and the days of 70-degree weather are over. But having… Continue reading Why so cold?
Where in the world does that expression come from? Anyone? Bueller?Anyway, my beef is with Mother Nature. Sorry, lady, you're pretty awesome and all, but did you lose your calendar?Last time I checked, September 1 was still part of summer. And I don't know about you, but when I learned about the seasons in school,… Continue reading I have a bone to pick