May 18, 2007

this week has been an interesting version of hell. Many things happened that I wanted to share with you. But, since I didn’t, you just get a list. 1. Monday’s AAUW installation banquet was much fun. The pre-banquet shoe shopping and the banquet wine may have had something to do with that. 2. Tuesday, I…

May 14, 2007

of seven straight days of work. Friday afternoon, as I was preparing an exciting PowerPoint presentation (with! animation! – although not much, because that’s annoying). My Friday goal was to leave at about 5, get a mani/pedi & some exciting brow waxing (my 10K finishing reward) and then meet my husband for our Friday date…

May 13, 2007

Like many women (and men, too, probably), I didn’t always have the best relationship with my mother. The early 90s were especially heinous, if I remember correctly. We fought. We yelled. I was bitchy. She was bitchy. It’s hard to look back with any perspective. I remember her being uncaring and harsh. I’m sure she…

May 10, 2007

just a couple pics of the paint job….we’ll be (hopefully) finishing the biggest paint job this weekend….we’ll see. My Office Master Bedroom That’s about it for now….but more pictures coming soon! We’re actually starting to have a real house.

May 9, 2007

So, after I’d much such strides in my shoe-addiction recovery, I fell off the wagon last week. BUT! It wasn’t my fault. Backstory: A co-worker had come to me the week before to tell me about her exciting new shoes. Apparently, I have developed a reputation. The shoes, they were European, and were sized accordingly….