The cats are winning

Wednesday, January 14, 2015 , , , Permalink 0

Yesterday was one of those days where the Universe is just slightly off. Not a truly bad day, just full of mini-fails. It started with Milton, our largest and weirdest (i.e. legitimately psychotic) cat, peeing on the bed. Full puddle o' pee, right between the pillows. Better? He stayed crouched in it. So it was puddle o' ...

You should read The Alchemist

Considering my love for writing and my love for reading is like considering the chicken and the egg. It's impossible to say which came first. Although my mother was a book pusher from the beginning, I don't ever remember disliking reading. Certain books, perhaps, but not reading. Unfortunately, over the past year, I've been picking a lot ...

Bachelor Bracket – Season 19 (Chris Soules)

** SEASON 20 UPDATE ** Find Ben Higgins' Bachelor Bracket HERE!   Watching The Bachelor is one of my guilty pleasures. I have been present for nearly every season of Bachelor and Bachelorette. I say 'present' because as the seasons have gone on, I haven't been watching the episodes quite as closely. Living in Chicago, my buddy Amy and I ...

First time Stitch Fix success!

Monday, January 5, 2015 , Permalink 0

Have you heard of Stitch Fix? It's brilliant. For the record, I'm about to gush over this company/service and I'm getting nothing in return. There is no sponsorship here, at all. No, I'm just that excited about Stitch Fix.  Stitch Fix is an online company that employs a team of Personal Stylists available at your convenience. You visit ...