Archive for the 'Getting Old' Category

And I Used To Walk To School In The Snow. Uphill. Both Ways.

Recently, I was waxing nostalgic with a friend about the small town where I grew up and how it’s no longer a small town and that it now, in fact, has a freakin’ Walmart in it.   WTF?   So, in memorium, I’m going to take a little trip down memory lane.  Come along if you […]

RTT: Birthdays Suck … Except For the Food and the Presents and the People

It was a doozy of a week here, folks so I’m using RTT this week to bat a little cleanup. Let’s see … It was my birthday last week … 47. Woo-hoo/Whatever. I didn’t really want to commemorate it and I did pretty well with that. My husband and I drove up to San Francisco […]

Horses I Have Known

My last post about camping made me wistful for more than just camping.  When I posted a picture of the first horse I ever rode, it made me think of my horse-crazy youth and, to be honest, my sporadically horse-crazy adulthood. Hence, what follows is an ode to my favorite horses … from the one […]

The Backroads To Vegas: A Travelogue

All right, so I dropped out of the blogosphere for a few days.  And why?  Well, I’ll tell you.  It’s because I have clearly become my mother, a person who says shit like, “I just can’t figure out how to post to my blog from my iPhone” when the truth is that I’m too freakin’ […]

What Happens If The Star of Three’s Company Turns Out To Be My Savior?

Well, as embarrassing as it is, I just skimmed read Suzanne Somers’ book called “The Sexy Years.”   (It’s so pathetic in so many ways, I’m blushing as I type.) Chrissy Suzanne has reinvented herself several times in recent years as an expert in exercise, diet and, most recently, perimenopausal and menopausal health.  She’s smart, wickedly […]

A Fine Example of Aging Gracefully

Janey Cutler – Britain’s Got Talent 2010 – Auditions Week 4 @ Yahoo! Video