Where is My Lorelai Gilmore Chip?

Part of getting divorced is cutting expenses.  As a result, I no longer have cable, which has led to Netflix binges.  I've just finished the first season of the Gilmore Girls, which I had never watched before, but am completely taken by.  When I first started watching I was very unsure of Lorelai.  She seemed … Continue reading Where is My Lorelai Gilmore Chip?



Remember the scene in Love Actually when Mark, who's in love with his best friends wife, Juliet, tells her, via signs, that he is moving on?  As he walks away, he says "enough", and it is clear that he has turned the corner.  He is done wallowing, he is over pining away for her. Today, … Continue reading Enough

Snow, Single Mothers’, Alzheimer’s & Guilt

The largest blizzard I ever lived through was in 1996.  I was 7 months pregnant, lived with my ex, our 3 year old, and my 7 year old step son.  We lived in a twin on a block made up of other twins, most of which were filled with young children.  It was a great … Continue reading Snow, Single Mothers’, Alzheimer’s & Guilt