A few months ago, we brought a puppy into our home. Yes, that’s right. Another one. We now have three dogs. One was super easy to bring in to the home. He was a puppy from the SPCA. The other, well she came from a hoarding case that was so large it required several states to adopt out the animals - large and small.Read More
Hi everyone and Happy May! Who else is so excited to see the flowers blooming and feel the warmth of the sunshine on their skin? Yes, Mother Nature, bring it on!
The beginning of a new month means it’s time for the Insecure Writer's Support Group, which I totally missed last month. My apologies everyone!Read More
It’s no secret I’m from New York. I love my bagels, lightly toasted with butter. I love my New York pizza and I especially love an egg special. Right now I’m lukewarm on the Giants. (Come back, Michael!) I thought that because I was a tough New Yorker, I’d be fairly open-minded as I branched out into the world. It didn’t. And I wasn’t.Read More
In my last post, I talked about meetings and how valuable they are to me. There’s one I like to stop at on my way home from work that I haven’t been able to get to because my work schedule has been too hectic and I miss it terribly. Now that things are calming down again, I’m hoping to pop in there next week.
One of the great things about AA are the slogans. They have a ton that are official and many more that aren’t like this gem:
The difference between a problem drinker and an alcoholic is that
A) When alcohol is taken away from the problem drinker, the problem goes away.
B) When alcohol is taken away from the alcoholic, the problem begins.Read More
I remember when the only meetings I attended were those required by my employers. Ugh. Although one company I worked for had a breakfast meeting and each division was assigned to cook breakfast on a rotating basis. That was pretty awesome. Unless it was my week to cook. I digress. This post is about meetings, not breakfast. Although you guys know how much I love my Entenmann’s.Read More