Monthly Archives: January 2016

The Experiment

Apparently, 21 days is my maximum for going without drinking.  The past two years, I have pledged to not drink in January.  Both times, I made it to 21 days and caved. I have been struggling with writing this post. … Continue reading

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The 30 Day Art Challenge- Song for Chris

If I can keep my hands busy, my mind can relax.  I don’t know how the human body works.  Maybe there is only so much brain power- if the attention is focused on one area, the other gets to take … Continue reading

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Is a Poop Just a Poop?

We’ve all read those articles about “things they should tell you before becoming a parent.”  If I could add my own item to those lists, it would be this: You may be prepared to change dirty diapers, but you have … Continue reading

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Where Will I Focus My Gaze?

Don’t you hate it when people call you on your bullshit? Awhile back, a girlfriend told me that she thought I used self-loathing as a coping mechanism.  I found truth in this statement when she said it, and was reminded … Continue reading

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Sentimental Journey- Stickers, Penmanship, and Dreams

Today seems to be one of those days where if I see a particularly sentimental diaper commercial, I’m going to burst into tears. Every morning after dropping Kellen off at preschool, I turn my radio on and listen to NPR. … Continue reading

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