Category Archives for Random things

Wax On Wax Off

I finally worked up my nerve to get my legs and underarms waxed.  Actually, a bikini wax, not so I can wear a bikini, mind you.  I made my husband do my homework and he found me the salon.  He went out of town for 2 weeks on business and left me cash to go […]

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There’s A Sucker Born Every Minute

The Gum diet, the candle diet (something about appetite suppressant aromatherapy), the patch diet, the tea diet (where somehow Di got me to buy massive amounts of tea we never drank), the magnet diet, and the list goes on. All are crazy diets Di has tried at one time or another. But have you ever […]

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To Thine Own Self Be True

When I was 14, I received a call from a woman, Kristy, to babysit her little girl. I had been recommended by this woman’s neighbor, for whom I babysat often. Kristy told me I could just walk over to her house at 4:00pm on the next Saturday. It was several long blocks, but I didn’t […]

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The Fireman Diet – you should try it!

My sister in law, Tamie, decided I should substitute at her elementary school. Frankly, my balloon never lands and despite having never finished college, I decided she had a good idea and I applied. My first assignment was a bunch of unruly 2nd graders, the boys were especially wild. About my third day on the […]

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Consider This

Two and a half months ago, I knew I was going to New York in June, and I decided I could still lose 10 lbs. I now have 3 weeks and I’ve yet to begin my diet. That’s not the worst of it. Friday, I went to my childhood friend’s daughter’s wedding. The mother of […]

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