Tag: OCD

Molehills Aren’t Special

I woke up this morning, grabbed a cup of coffee and popped on the television. As I sat down I realized The St. Valentine’s Day Massacre was blaring on the TV. WTH? Oh yeah. It reminded me that I needed to get a Valentine for Hubs and the boys. I quickly found eCards online and

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Running Jogs My Memory

I went for a run today. It was my second run of the week, which is unusual for me because by this point in the week I’ve normally run at least three times. But it’s Christmas week; we had a party; I was laid off; I miss my middle son; my mother is mean… Yeah.

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In Case I Die, You Can Eat Off My Floor

So my house is clean today. We are getting ready for vacation, and in case we die, and people have to come, and look through our house to find paperwork; prepare our things; find our funeral clothes, I had to clean. Really well. And it took all weekend. When my boys were young, I used

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Jump Off The Wheel Little Mouse. And Just Say No.

I knew the minute I fell off my float, and my head slipped under the water. I was in trouble. Crab Island always makes me sick. Swollen eyeball (eye infection), bladder infection, mystery rash on my arm, infected cut on my foot, sinus infection… So why do I go? I wondered the same thing. Because

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I’m Not Good At Sweet Talk

I have one vice. Well okay I have two, but vodka is a post meridiem vice. My morning vice is coffee. First, it has to be good coffee. I’m a complete and total coffee snob. I usually travel with my own coffee, and coffee maker; if not, then I have researched where to go at

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I Almost Went Dumpster Diving For Chocolate Covered Almonds, But The Cop Believed Me

I’m a size fourteen, trapped in a size six body. Really. I lost weight, but I can’t seem to loose the mindset. And I’m tired too. I didn’t sleep last night because my house was hotter than one of the deepest circles of Hell, because our A/C died. So I’m going home to a hot

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My Head Needs 3 Scales

For the past few years, I haven’t had many chances to have lunch with my middle son Alex, because there was a massive ocean between us. But now, for a little while at least, my son is home. So today I had the mid-day pleasure of his company. During our lunch, Alex unknowingly said the

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