Writing it Out: My Mental Health

In a previous post, before I fell off the face of the Earth and also this blog, I described my brain as like an untrained house cat. I feel like for the sake of my own tired brain, I need to explain what’s been happening to me. But first, let me go off on a…

Pumpkin Carving with three of our Favorite Danes

To start the holidays off with a bang, Harry and I hosted a pumpkin carving session and invited three Danes who had never carved a pumpkin before.  We watched ‘It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown’ and ‘Hocus Pocus’, drank beers, and carved pumpkins.  It is always fun to carve a pumpkin- especially with someone who…

Money, Money, Money and Saving it…or Not

So I don’t know if you could tell by my total downer introduction that I’m not exactly happy with my job. One of the things I’ve found that gets me through the thing that pays my rent is looking forward to my next trip or vacation and generally being able to take time off occasionally….

My fitness goals (and a little bit of self care?)

Crash, It’s really great to read about your new fitness journey. I love your enthusiasm and I’m excited to hear you’re seeing results. So in that spirit, I’m going to pause on the post I’ve been working on about a Disney movie I really enjoy (I’ll get back to it; don’t worry) to talk about…