Always a thrift…

“I’m gonna pop some tags, only got twenty dollars in my pocket!” -Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Looking for a come up. Macklemore and Ryan Lewis had it right. I have been thrifting since late 2005. I shop for cool little pieces, clothing, furniture, and sometimes fabric/textiles. It’s rare that I wear sneakers and I totally […]

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Don’t spread your germs!

Should these two seasons be called sick season and the other two allergy season? I have not been sick nor will I be. I did suffer a lot from allergies last spring and summer but I am back to a hundred percent now. Flu season just started and I feel like every year I get […]

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Balance.

We went to the park, one of the better known parks in Charlotte. It’s called Freedom park and is known for the museum, pond, greenway and lastly ancient train that resides near the kids playground area. You can’t possibly miss the train if you venture in to the kids area. There are sport fields and […]

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My dog farted.

I have had a dog in my life since I was 9 or 10. They are amazing loyal beings that I choose to embrace before most human beings. Originally, there was Missy (pictured above), my first furry love, then her step-siblings, Skeeter, Scout and Dallas who actually were a part of an extended family. Those […]

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Hulking the Groceries

Oh, we all know this feeling too well. When you get home, finally get up to and open the trunk to realize that your grocery haul may very well defeat you while in transport. You have survived the shopping lines, anxiety, bumper buggies and keeping track of your grocery needs. Ugh, but at least this […]

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In Memory

For those who have fallen, you’ve not been forgotten. Seventeen years ago, nineteen terrorists killed nearly 3,000 people. Yet we have war within. And there are so many young souls today joining those lost in 9/11. May you all rest in peace. ❤ Oy

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The ceiling is falling

So this is where I tell you another short story from the Forte’s & the Series of Unfortunate Events. These are hilariously personal stories, now available to you that I will never forget. Everything becomes so clear when I think about each story. So here goes… Late afternoon, the girls and I just got off […]

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