Long before Donald Trump introduced the term ‘fake news’ into our collective vocabulary, the internet was no stranger to shining a spotlight on just one part of the story and letting the rest of the world explode under the pressure to choose sides. Several years ago, #Dressgate captured the attention of our friends and our celebrities alike, as social media platforms… Continue reading Up or Down Cractpots?
I started this blog over a year ago now. For a lot of different reason initially. I’ve always loved words. I love to read them, I love to play with them, I love their power but I also love their beauty. To use them to spin a story that inspired laughter brought the same kind of fulfillment… Continue reading Cractpot Cat Lady
My sense of direction equals that of a firecracker… possibly because my internal navigational system is perpetually set to lead me to any shoe rack in a 10 mile radius. Luckily, as Marilyn Monroe said, “Give a girl the right shoes and she’ll conquer the world.” I’m just on a mission to find them. I… Continue reading T-Strap Sandals and New Year Resolutions
Women need women. Or at least this woman does. I was raised in a strong matriarchal setting that believed in clearly defined confines of right and wrong and good and bad. Where hard work and due diligence guaranteed you were always doing things right and being good. My mother led by strong example and I… Continue reading Put the Kettle On