So I went out of town last weekend and before I left, I put out another litter box for my kitties. As I was filling it with litter, Thurston walks in all casual-like, sits and watches. As I explain that he has a new clean litter box (yup. . .I talk to them like they… Continue reading Random Funny.
Did you miss me?? Haha! Every once in a while something happens that lights that creative fire and then...I write. This time it was a simple text from my mom. Telling me she is thankful every day. Ten years ago, my life was unrecognizable. Bad choice after bad choice, disappointing my friends, my family. I… Continue reading Thankful
So things have been a little busy at work for me lately and I really haven't had the creative energy to put together any really great posts. Or even any mediocre posts. I totally should have documented my husband and I putting together a gazebo in the backyard. Although this was one project we made it through without… Continue reading 9 of the best internet pics when you just need to laugh.
I'm sure there are plenty of people out there who know Carmel better than I do. Up until a few years ago, I had never even been. *gasp* I know. . .it's hard to believe. Carmel is an absolute gem of a town! So lovely, in fact, that my husband and I decided to get married… Continue reading 7 Tips for a Wonderful Weekend Getaway to Carmel.
So. . .I just saw the Facebook video of the animal testing being done at Texas A&M laboratories (came out in December, so maybe you've already seen it). I hate this feeling. The overwhelming sadness and crippling helpless feeling. The problem is so big, what can I do about it? Something. Anything. I'm not going… Continue reading Animal testing.
As some of you may know, I have three wonderfully sweet kitty babies. Now "wonderfully sweet" really only applies to me, and sometimes my husband, as they are either rude or fearful of most others. Unfortunately, today we had to go to the vet. I will spare you the gruesome details, but cats have anal… Continue reading Thurston, aka “Nasty Cat”
Finding makeup that really works for me has been a serious struggle. And I'm sure this struggle is not solely mine. There are SO many options and all the commercials make it look so simple and wonderful and just put it on and tra la la. I'd hate to see how much time I've wasted… Continue reading Finally. . .makeup success!!!
I promise that all of my blog posts from this point on will not start with "So I was listening to this podcast". I do have original thoughts, I'm just really on a podcast kick right now and sometimes they give me ideas. So. . .I was listening to this podcast (haha!), and this woman was talking… Continue reading ASMR you hearing this??
Ok, guys, I don't want to be THAT person. But sometimes Mondays just suck a little more than usual, you know?? And that woman in the chair. . .HAH! So good! Hang in there! xoxoxo JYAJ
Are you as curious as I would be at that title? Oh boy! Don't worry, those things don't actually go together. At least. . .they shouldn't. Anyways, these are all topics of books written by one of my favorite authors, Mary Roach. Her style of writing mixes scientific study and humor (two things that you don't often think… Continue reading Corpses and spirits and sex. . .oh my.