Almost My Underwear

As much as I do not want to write this next sentence, I have to because it’s an essential part of the story. Without it, there is no story. So here goes. The other day I went shopping…for underwear.  While shopping, things got a little personal. For some reason, nearly every time I go into…

A Fabulously Funny Snicker: Pretend it’s 1995

I was at a brewery the other day.  It was new to me and so was the message written on the small chalkboard behind the bar. Let me go back several years and paint a picture of being out for drinks and wings.  It was the usual Friday night event at the Red Barn.  As…

You Think You Are, but You’re Not

I recently was back in my favorite city for a few days. I planned ahead so that I was sure to see and do everything I wanted to see and do while there. However, sometimes you think you’re going to do something, but then you find out, you’re not. Do you think you’re going to…

A Fabulously Funny Snicker: Unpack It

Sometimes everyday life gives me a fabulously funny snicker rather than an out loud laugh.  When written, a shared fabulously funny snicker is shorter in length than a fabulously funny story and longer than a fabulously funny tweet.  You’ll catch on once I stop writing ‘fabulously funny’ so many times in a single sentence. I…

It is Acceptable to Say ‘Stoner’?

My husband and I went out for a late dinner last week after church. As we pulled into the restaurant parking lot we noticed that the workers were having a communal smoke break outside the back door.  We should have known things would only go downhill from there but we gave it a go anyway….

Got the Best of Me

I traveled back to my hometown this past week.  I wanted to visit a few people and take care of a few things that I needed to take care of.  A few of those things got the best of me. There was a large toy closet in the living room of the home where my…