Old Lady Yoga

Sometimes it’s hard to remember I can’t pick up where I left off. I look in the mirror and I don’t see an “old” lady (be quiet Pat), I still see a chick who can pass for someone in their mid-thirties. Okay, fine. Maybe late-thirties. Not someone pushing almost fifty. I blindly ignore the fact that I plucked yet another grey eyebrow last week. This makes my third one in two months. Three in two months! I have no idea how many greys are on my head because I cover those bad boys up with highlights and will continue to do so until one of my kids shoves me into a nursing home…and even then I’ll demand my cut and color.

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Dear Pornography

Dear Pornography,

You and I have had quite the relationship, haven’t we? It was casual at first. A fling I suppose. I didn’t really see you for who you truly are. Of course not. Everyone shows their best self on the first few dates, right? Why should you be any different? How could I possibly know that researchers found that Internet pornography has the greatest addictive potential of any online activity? I’d have no way of knowing that. But you knew. You're an expert when it comes to marketing. 

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I Should Be Petrified - An IWSG Post

February! The month of love. Or at least the month chocolate is on sale. While I’m not a chocolate fanatic, I don’t mind buying a few bags when they’re on sale. I do the same thing in October. I mean, why not? Worst case scenario, the folks at work get a bunch of chocolate in the community jar. (And they still complain about what kind it is – ingrates!)

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I Had Found My Passion

William Shakespeare once said, “The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.” Never did I think I’d be in a place in my life where I’d find pleasure in helping others. Addiction has a way of making people get quite wrapped up in themselves and I was no exception. Neither was my husband.

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