Archive for February 2011

Back To School

I haven’t really gone back to school, but I did start an on-line writing class last week. The teacher is none other than Andrea, previously of Pass the Zoloft fame. Her new website is Life Happins. Be a doll and go check her out. Anyhoo, the class isn’t about the mechanics of writing, but how…

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My Funny Valentine('s Day)

Today has been a very special Valentine’s Day for me. And by “special”, I mean unusual and not really in the good way. You see, I’m having a colonoscopy tomorrow. Which means today I’ve been on a liquid diet and am currently working on 64 ounces of Gatorade with a Miralax mixer. I started the…

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Momma Told Me…

Katie went to Winter Ball with her boyfriend, TJ, tonight. The phone rang just as I was snapping pictures and visiting with the parents of Katie’s friends. The caller left the following message: Hey, Jen. It’s just mom. Aunt Thea and I were talking on the phone today and we want you to take pictures…

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HA!

Last week I had some blood work done and the results came back today. Everything was great and well within range except my thyroid. It was a little low. For years I’ve routinely had the following conversation with my endocrinologist: Me:  I’m pretty sure my thyroid levels are going to come back low. Dr.:  And…

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Learning New Tricks

This old dog has learned something new. Friday night I was inducted into the world that is Bunco. It wasn’t the first time I had the opportunity to play the game – I just never really had the desire before. I’m not a huge game player so I always declined the invitations. But Melinda across the street…

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News Flash!

This just in! Two-thirds of the country is experiencing some fairly extreme weather! Who knew?? Last week we had about a foot-and-a-half of snow. This week we had a little less than an inch of ice. I’ll take multiple feet of snow over a light coating of ice any day. With that said, as long…

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