Monthly Archives: December 2012

Tomorrow

Tomorrow is a big day. The first of anything is always exciting. The first kiss, the first snow, the first chip from a freshly opened bag of Doritos. The first of the year is no different—even though we get one … Continue reading

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But it seems like Monday…

I feel like Frosty the Snowman when he first comes to life and shouts, “Happy Birthday!” A bit overwhelmed and quite discombobulated. It’s been a long holiday season—and it isn’t over yet… I couldn’t tell you the day of the … Continue reading

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I like sleep.

I like sleep. I like to sleep. I like sleeping. I like having slept. Two of my favorite times of the day are falling to sleep and first waking. People who say “they’ll sleep when they’re dead,” are missing out … Continue reading

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In defense of Christmas Letters

I look forward to opening a Christmas card that includes a yearlong family update. I know a lot of people think Christmas letters are stupid, filled with enhanced positivity, but so what? You don’t really want your friends or family … Continue reading

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Aging Graysfully

I’ve only had my hair professionally colored a couple of times. The first time I got highlights and lowlights (because that was what the coupon was for and people who don’t have it done regularly would never pay full price!) … Continue reading

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