Monthly Archives: February 2013

Note to Parents- Never Say the Word “Penis”

“Penises can be fun, Kath.  But you gotta think, is this guy going to be around in the long run.” Perhaps I could will my dad to stop talking if I stared out the window with enough intensity.  My mom … Continue reading

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Wednesday- Our Life in Pictures

A few months ago, I met a mom at Liam’s preschool who is a writer and photographer.  We went to her house for a Valentine’s Day party, and I got a closer look at some of her photographs.  They were … Continue reading

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You Can’t Keep a Good Narcissist Down

While waiting at CVS for a new round of pink eye prescriptions to be filled, I read a Rolling Stone interview with Lena Dunham, my current celebrity crush. By the end of the article, my obsession had waned.  Of course, … Continue reading

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DIY Stop Motion Animation- Seven Tips For Winging It

If I were the type of person who wanted a tombstone, I imagine the words “art is for everyone” would be chiseled into the surface.  I’ve written and said this phrase countless times.  It is one of my most strongly … Continue reading

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How I Met Your Father- My Favorite Love Story

I’m a romantic.  When getting to know a new couple, I always ask “so how did you meet?”  I adore when people tell me the details of how they fell in love.  As the story unfolds, they usually exchange secret … Continue reading

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Self Portraits- A 30 Second Creative Break When You Just Need to Feel Pretty

Much like all creative endeavors, I stumbled into photography.  My friend, Brenna, and I used to have these marathon creative/bullshit sessions.  We’d drink wine, gossip, and make things.  Sometimes we knew what we were doing.  Most often, we had no … Continue reading

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She’s a Brick…House- or How I Accidentally Agreed to Try a Tri

I accidentally agreed to do a triathlon.  Ok, it wasn’t a complete accident.  But I seem to somewhat be falling into it. My husband has completed a couple of triathlons.  He was a member of a team specifically devoted to … Continue reading

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