Middle Age

Trends I Don’t Get and Won’t Touch

Trends I Won’t Touch.
I’m noticing as I age, I’m better able to assess the rank stupidity of fashion and beauty trends. Follow along:

1. Face contouring. I’m not drawing various shades of brown and beige clown makeup on my face, then “blending” it in. I have 10 minutes in the morning, TOPS. The world is just […]

By |March 23rd, 2016|Aging, Middle Age|0 Comments

Remembering the Pain of Postpartum Depression

Remembering Postpartum Depression
We were digging through a drawer looking for something in our bedroom this weekend, and underneath the junk in the junk drawer, a piece of paper with my handwriting on it caught my eye. I didn’t recognize the paper at first, so I couldn’t remember how it got there or what was written […]

By |January 28th, 2016|Depression, Reflections|0 Comments

Everything is Toxic!

I’ve had this post in draft for a few months now. It’s time to put it out in the world.
TOXIC!
A few years ago I started down a journey of learning about and getting attached to where our food actually comes from. I called it “The Year Of Food,” and wrote a series of blog posts […]

By |April 8th, 2015|Courting Controversy, Food, The Random|4 Comments

Running For My Life, In A Green Tutu

I have been saved by exercise over and over again. Depression knocks at my door, and one of the ways I’ve learned to keep it outside is exercise. Particularly running. I get into my own head with good music and all the awful stays away, at least for a little while.

I’ve had ups and downs […]

By |March 18th, 2013|Depression, Fitness, Reflections, The Best Of Submommy|2 Comments