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Category Archives: family
the perk. (maybe?) #35
Trust me—I’m just as shocked as you are. [Background for those of you who haven’t been following me for years: I started something I called the ‘weekly perk’ way back in 2016. I posted (weekly, obviously) with anything good I … Continue reading
Posted in family, life, weekly perk, writing Tagged #atozchallenge, life, shawn mendes, the perk, weekly perk, whatsandrathinks, writing 7 Comments
odd one out.
I might as well not even exist in my family. In fact, I wish I didn’t. A couple of months ago, I made up a funny nickname for my daughter. I’ve called her that name often ever since. My husband … Continue reading
Posted in family, life, parenting, writing Tagged family, life, parenting, whatsandrathinks, writing 9 Comments
Well, I missed Christmas. No… not really. I just mean I missed Christmas here. I didn’t post any well wishes. I didn’t write anything. I didn’t do a damn thing. Except disappear. Miss me? I totally understand if you didn’t. … Continue reading
Posted in anxiety, family, holidays, writing Tagged anxiety, christmas, holidays, whatsandrathinks, writing 42 Comments
Yesterday was my daughter’s birthday. She is officially 11 years old now. If you follow me on instagram (which is not at all exciting), I posted about going out to dinner last night… which was delicious. I think I enjoyed … Continue reading
Posted in family, writing Tagged birthday, cake, family, life, whatsandrathinks, writing 53 Comments
then and now.
[I post this at the risk of showing my age. But I’ll never confirm anything so let’s just forget all about that right now. Thanks.] Let’s face it… this owl was kind of a dick. He totally stole that kid’s … Continue reading
alone time. plus lunch.
Alone time. I’m about to have more of it. I know a lot of parents are thrilled when their kids go back to school, but I’m not. Being alone is not a good thing for me. Not right now. Especially not … Continue reading
Posted in family, life, writing Tagged anxiety, family, food, life, wahlburgers, whatsandrathinks, writing 25 Comments
went away again.
As I mentioned, I have been taking every opportunity to get the hell out of town… to escape my ‘life‘ even though much of it comes with me. I was gone again for a couple of days. [I scheduled that … Continue reading
Posted in family, life, writing Tagged escape, family, life, summer, whatsandrathinks, writing 23 Comments
can eyes get bluer?
I recently attended my nephew’s birthday party where I saw my ‘step-aunt‘. [Is that even a thing? ‘Step-aunt’? She is my uncle’s wife (mom’s brother), but she is his second wife. But she’s my aunt just as much as his … Continue reading
Posted in family, life, writing Tagged family, life, whatsandrathinks, writing 58 Comments