Just Airing My Clean Laundry

The contents of my linen closet. Pretty much how they looked when they were still in the closet. (At least it's clean.)

[originally posted this in May 2014. Someone mentioned it to me this week and it made me laugh when I looked back at it. Hope you enjoy the pics at the end ;)] (Alternate Title: Stop Comparing your Behind-the-Scenes with everyone else’s Highlight Reel!) So, I’ve been collecting pictures for…

Continue reading

Why Bill is no longer with Carrabba’s…

Well folks, I wrote a post on why my husband was let go from Carrabbas because I didn’t think it was fair to let people assume the worst, when it was about labor and kitchen costs. I didn’t want any moral ambiguity about why a top partner was let go…

Continue reading

Hey, “Look Up” video dude…Back Away From My iPhone! (In defense of social media)

Hello dear readers. This one has been brewing for a while and I just can’t keep myself from writing it today. So, instead of working on my book, like a good girl, I’m getting on a little bit of a soap box. I’m sick of basically being told that because…

Continue reading

An Open Letter to Mindy Sauer

1064825_1406151136311122_1484504365_o

Dear Mindy, I know you’ve been told, over and over, what an impact you’re having on people as you go through this horrible ordeal. I’m sure you would rather have a healthy little boy than almost 50,000 facebook page “likes.” But that’s not the hand you’ve been dealt and I…

Continue reading

Medication is not Evil (or) Why I take Drugs

Avenue G

Hey friends…this is a pretty personal subject for me. The post is a bit longer than I like, but I just couldn’t tell the story with fewer words. If you have a family member or friend who struggles with depression, anxiety, Bi-polar disorder, ADHD or any other mental health issue…

Continue reading