Category Archives: Fumbling Towards Ecstacy

10 Things I Learned at BlogHer’14

1.) Write bravely. There have been times when I know I’ve blogged bravely, and sometimes I question and doubt myself. “Maybe that’s being Debbie Downer, people probably come here for a little light entertainment and recipes.” Hearing other bloggers speak … Continue reading

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Clothes Whores

Yesterday, with no small amount of shame, I watched my bedroom dresser collapse, due to the massive weight of the amount of clothing piles I’ve tried to shove in its aching drawers. Almost all of the drawers broke off of … Continue reading

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FOMO: Fear of Missing Out

My sister Laura said on our recent family vacation that my little sister Sierra and I have always had bad FOMO and that she doesn’t have FOMO. FOMO meaning: Fear Of Missing Out. We laughed because it’s true, it used … Continue reading

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Is Housewife An Insult?

Today, a moron tried to pay me a compliment. At least, I think it was a compliment. He said something to the effect that my statement made at a lunch meeting was emotionally intelligent, and that he can take ideas … Continue reading

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The Girls

Hey, I just came back from our annual, girl’s beach trip a couple of days ago. Life is like travel. The hard parts are worth the great and beautiful moments. The packing and the planning and the airport hassles and … Continue reading

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Self Care, Self Care, Self Care

Self care is a mantra. It’s “put the oxygen mask on yourself before putting it on your child.” It’s not selfish, it’s selfless. It’s even your duty, especially if you’re a parent. Sometimes I’m not that good at self care, … Continue reading

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Chile Lime Chicken Burgers- Reduced Guilt Chunky Guacamole

Sometimes we don’t have much time to cook and we just need a quick, yummy and healthy meal we can throw together from convenience foods. This is *not* a sponsored ad for Trader Joe’s, but I just love food and … Continue reading

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