Category Archives: Family Matters

My Idea of Clubbing

It’s our anniversary, so Prime and I are spending it the best way possible. At a ballpark, of course. It’s the annual Timber Rattlers rummage sale today, so we’re here, buying baseball themed items and getting ready to catch the … Continue reading

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Eight Years

Eight years ago today, I married my best friend. And I’d happily do it all over again. I love you, Prime. Now, always, forever. Don’t ever forget that. ❤

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Words Matter

Libby Anne has a great post on spanking. It deals with the idea of defending the practice and how problematic that can be. I highly recommend you read it; it’s a great post. But it shouldn’t be a debate at all because it’s founded … Continue reading

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Wagging the Dog

There’s been debate as of late in regards to temperament testing in animal shelters, as to whether or not this is a good idea or even necessary. Then there’s this: The exercise purports to evaluate “resource guarding” — how viciously a … Continue reading

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Cutting the Strings

It was like a dream; after all those years of pleading, I was finally able to go to Disney World. Finally, I was able to wander the streets of the Disney-MGM Studios, finally I was able to get pictures of … Continue reading

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Minding the Gap

Last night, I called my mother, so I could work on getting a copy of my birth certificate. Now, I did have one of my own but due to circumstances beyond my control, I lost it. Yes, it irritated the … Continue reading

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An Open Letter: To Prime

Dear Prime, It was eighteen years ago that I stepped on board an airplane for the first time since I was two, in order to make my way to Minnesota. I was going to BotCon. I was also going to … Continue reading

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