For me, the thought of getting out my face steamer and using it is akin to climbing Everest. In a snowstorm. Naked.

Jan 15, 2014 at 9:00am | 92 comments

happy things
Shopping malls, neglected animals and horror crap -- am I alone in this madness?
backup plans
Maybe it's buying a farm. Maybe it's opening a women's shelter. Maybe it's moving to Alabama or marrying your first love. So many backup options, so little time! What are yours?

Sep 28, 2013 at 1:00pm | 145 comments

I know that, if I did them regularly, these four simple habits would improve my life. So why's it so hard to actually do them?
"You're so lucky," people have said as though my life were magically gifted to me. But I’ve given up a lot to do this as well.

Feb 1, 2012 at 3:00pm | 0 comments

There have been a lot of fires in my 'hood lately, which made me realize I should get renters insurance. And create an escape plan for Lamby.
Absolutely everything I own fits into three boxes and a suitcase.

Jul 22, 2011 at 2:02pm | 0 comments