It’s been a while.

I remember when I first started blogging. I hated the word “blog,” and refused to call it that for years. In general, I’m not a very big fan of portmanteaus and silly-sounding abbreviations. I shudder when people, especially those my age say things like, “lippie” for lipstick, or “whatevs,” and my number one pet peeve: “preggo” and “preggers” for someone expecting a child. Just typing... Read More

Soul Train Sushi

I first met these two at a party where I did not want to talk to anyone I hadn’t already met. But, a friend insisted I head across the room to a table where a couple was sitting and… after a couple of drinks, I readily agreed. Best forced friendship making, since I was forced to make nice with a girl who pointed and laughed at me when my pants fell to my ankles, as I was scaling the monkey bars in the 3rd grade. Hey, it was the ’90s,... Read More