Posts tagged "friends"

I have friends. Well at least one.

I have friends. Well at least one.
I was given one hour to write about something I learned since I woke up this morning. When I moved to my current house almost 10 years ago, I came in a little guarded. I was leaving an incredible group of friends that I trusted deeply. I found it so hard to recreate that bond.... Read more »

Does having kids mean you can't have friends?

Does having kids mean you can't have friends?
I ran into a “friend” at the grocery store today and after the obligatory, “How are you’s?”, she kind of leaned into me close and half whispered, “Ya know, you’re losing all your friends because we can never find you.” I have to admit, I have been a little elusive to my friends, but not... Read more »

Couponing and Carpooling: Does that mean we're old?

Couponing and Carpooling:  Does that mean we're old?
My family goes to Southern California every year in order to vacation and spend time with one of my closest friends.  She’s the type of friend that when you recall all of your memories together, it’s filled with fits of giggles and exclamations of wondering how we got away with it all. Think Sex in... Read more »
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10 things you might not have thought of to be thankful for

REUSABLE COFFEE CUPS:    

I'm not a coffee drinker.  However, I have always thought people walking around with a coffee cup in their hand look very cool.  They just seem to enjoy it so much and I hate that I was missing that enjoyment.  Now I can look just as cool and no one has to know there's pink lemonade in there.
As we reflect on this time of year, it’s pretty easy to say, “I’m thankful for my family, my job, food, a home, etc.”  What I decided to do was dig a little deeper and look at what makes me smile internally on a daily basis.

Girls need Girlfriends - no matter how old you are

Girls need Girlfriends - no matter how old you are
I think the problem for me started the summer after 6th grade.  Up until that time, I thought I had great girlfriends.  Sleepovers, parties, life was great. No complaints. We were all preparing to leave our small cocooned primary school and go on to the big time of middle school. Thank goodness I had my... Read more »

20 reasons Grown-ups like Facebook

Not only can we be nosey when our own lives seem a little mundane, but we can hide the fact that we're doing so
I was definitely not a fan of Facebook when it first arrived on the social networking scene.  The only reason I finally gave in and created an account was because I wanted to spy on my 13 year old.  Also, my mother had an account so I needed to see what was captivating both generations.... Read more »
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