Rilke — A Love Song

Perhaps my favorite poem ever — for you: How shall I hold on to my soul, so that it does not touch yours? How shall I lift it gently up over you on to other things? I would so very much like to tuck it away among long lost objects in the dark in some […]


Okay, mea culpa. The title is deceiving here. Don’t get your panties in a sling. Some of you might want to know if I ever heard from “the Tyrone”. See former blog post if you don’t know to what I am referring. I think I will have to add him as a category here because… […]

Does Kobe Poop too?

My son had some issues with the thought of pooping at school when he was very young.  He was in kindergarten and he just didn’t like to go anywhere but home.  Yes, I know that my blog has degenerated quickly into discussions of poop but what can I say.  I am a “shitty” blogger.  Ha. […]

I Got the Moves Like Jagger

I grew up when Jagger was on the Ed Sullivan show.  Some people thought he was ugly.  I thought he was hot.  I still do in a way.  I cannot help it as the Stones were such a part of my upbringing.  My college boyfriend — he looked like Mick Jagger.  And guess what — […]

Thought on getting pulled over by the PO-lice…

I got pulled over today.  I wouldn’t have noticed it…except my daughter said “mom, there’s a cop chasing you.”.  Sure enough there he was, sirens and all.  He acted as though I was a fleeing felon.  I was actually just on a rush, on my way to a soccer game for my daughter with kids […]


I  am sad to report that my hot hubby and I often are seen like this cartoon.  I am going to ban us from using our devices with each other and in front of our kiddies…. Many of you will relate and find this funny.  Or tragic. by