Intervention – Kentucky Derby

The 141st running of the Kentucky Derby did me in. In so many ways. I think it's time for an InDerbvention. Kentucky Derby, your existence has negatively affected my life in the following ways: I can no longer eat your delicious treats without completely sidelining my diet. Your insistence on having an Official Derby Pie, and things ...

Cleveland Rocked the NCAA Sweet 16 and Elite 8

Despite the cell phone drama, my recent trip home to Cleveland was actually a great time. It's always exciting to share the city with people who haven't been before. Despite all the jokes, Cleveland is a phenomenal town. Here's just some of the proof: We arrived to a chilly, cloudy day, but it did nothing to dampen my spirits. We ...

Tuesday’s Child – Grace is accident-prone

Remember the old fortune-telling nursery rhyme  based on the day of the week on which one was born?   Monday's Child Monday's child is fair of face, Tuesday's child is full of grace, Wednesday's child is full of woe, Thursday's child has far to go, Friday's child is loving and giving, Saturday's child works hard for a living, and the child that is born ...

Hoarding, healthy eating and evasiveness – #HASHTAGHUMPDAY

It's Wednesday, which makes me think of the Geico camel commercials. Before I get on with #HASHTAGHUMPDAY, a little rant about those camel commercials. The first commercial, with the camel in the office on hump day, totally hysterical. The second commercial, with people at the zoo, yelling at the camels? Lame. Not only was it ...