Archive for February, 2010


Published Date: February 26th, 2010
Category: Weekly Thought

‘I’m clearly NOT gifted’ is all I could think as I drove around in circles looking for the testing center for G’s big “Gifted and Enrichment Testing” that occurred yesterday. For those of you who do NOT have a 5-year-old living in the city of Chicago let me enlighten you about what I am talking [...]

Snow Day

Published Date: February 12th, 2010
Category: Weekly Thought

As I lay in the snow in the backyard with my son today, looking up at the blue sky and white clouds, all I could think was: Could it be that I had the best of both worlds? That we can be downtown via public transportation in about 25 minutes, and yet I have a [...]

Forever in Blue Jeans

Published Date: February 2nd, 2010
Category: Weekly Thought

Previous questions were: Are these jeans too expensive? Are they long enough? Are they dark enough and do I like the design on the pockets? And the big mama question of them all: do they make my butt look big? Which, from experience, if you do have a big butt, the only place it doesn’t look [...]