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A Better Version of Myself: 2016 New Year’s Resolutions

Remember when I asked if you all felt like 2015 has been a shit year and then vaguely referenced I might have felt so on a personal level as well?  This is that post.  I do sort of feel that I was not…my “best self” in 2015.  Not in a terrible way–no major catastrophes–but I(…)

Fiddling While Rome Burns (Or How I Feel About Writing Silly Blog Posts Right Now)

Sigh.  Does anyone else feel like this has just sort of been a shit year?  I mean, not necessarily for you personally (although more on that later from me), but just in general?  Like, so much, SO MUCH, awful crap happened this year, and as a result, I’ve been having trouble finding my usual snarky,(…)

Better Late than Never: 2015 New Year’s Resolutions

Yes, yes, I know.  It’s January 6.  Whatever… As I mentioned last year, I’m not really that keen on New Year’s “Resolutions.”  That being said, however, I can’t deny that making an actual list in 2014 and sharing it publicly did prompt me to actually do a large amount of the stuff I set out(…)

Foooooled You! (Or Why We Do not Play April Fools Pranks on Small Children)

For starters, you should just know that I haven’t been sleeping well (again) lately, but last night, I finally took Jon’s advice that between the allergies and the insomnia, I should just take a Benedryl and go to bed, and I slept gloriously.  Unfortunately, I was awakened (permanently*) at about 6:15 by yelling and crying(…)