What is Simple Saturdays?
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The Blog Grab Bag
That moment in the drug store: you realize you’ve been staring at face products for 17 minutes. You think you could grab the first one that sort of describes your skin, even though it’s 53 bucks and the size of a ketchup pack. Or maybe you’ll go home and make your own products out of […]
I love cooking – just throwing things together, following my whims on what I THINK would compliment the dish and sometimes its a flop and sometimes its a hit. If its a hit then my husband and I spend the dinner pondering a name for the new mainstay dish. Meet our Santa Fe Chicken Wraps […]
From the very first time I let my young adult self be sweetly soaked in liquid courage, I rocked my ish on the dance floor. Even if this was the sober reality: You can call me the whitest Carlton you’ve ever met, I don’t care. There’s song in my heart and I just gotta dance. […]
It was shy of 930 am and I nearly posted an Instagram of my overcrowded lap with a teary toddler and a caption that announced I’ve already given the official desperate plea for two minutes alone from my kids. To which they dryly replied, ‘no’ and interrupted my explanation of what a rhetorical question is. […]
I know it’s ridiculous. I know just because I think something, doesn’t make it truth. But I felt such a loss. Though I didn’t lose anything, or anyone I should say. Getting pregnant was a struggle with our first, then an unplanned God-sent surprise with our second. I can call it hopeful, though it’s […]
The story begins in May 2009. I found out I had Grave’s disease. Generally not a life-threatening illness but it does have crappy symptoms and also makes getting pregnant more difficult. The specialist was recommending I take radioactive iodine to zap my thyroid and stop it from overacting. Two things though – one, the treatment would […]