Zoe Recommends: Dash and Bella Chocolate Chip Cookies

I know it’s a new year and some of us are three weeks into a new health regime. If you’re on any kind of kick where a delicious cookie would “ruin” anything, just pass this post right on by. However, if you’re like me and still try the occasional “best ever” chocolate chip cookie recipe, […]

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I Want a Valium for Thanksgiving, Charlie Brown.

My job can be quite stressful. It can therefore keep me away from blogging for lengthy periods of time, especially when there are deadlines right before a long holiday weekend. Like this week! When at last this long-but-short week came to an end, the relief was palpable. I could finally, completely, head-to-toe relax, even if […]

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Me Me Me: Observations on Facebook Brags

According to many a study out there, most everyone on Facebook is a narcissist of one form or another. And if you’re a frequent Twitter user, it’s probably worse. I don’t happen to believe that narcissism through social media is linked merely to those two outlets. There are social networks out there I’ve never even […]

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Me and the Sea

I have a strange dichotomy with the sea. Seas = beaches. Beaches are hard to find when you grow up in landlocked states like Missouri. If you want some sea, you have to go and find it. When I have found it, I have stared and contemplated for long periods of time (what felt like […]

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Devil Teat

When last I mentioned my television/cable sitch, I was marveling over Jake Johnson’s ability to attract me with early 90s hair. I had just had my beautiful DVR ripped from my bare hands (that might be overstating it a bit) and we were awash at proverbial sea with nothing but a Roku and a Blu-Ray […]

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Moth to a (Pink) Flame

When I was a child, I had a raging sweet tooth. It required a lot of ’round the clock feeding and was rarely satisfied. I had the cavities–and now have the fillings–to prove it. As a girl who has always been a sucker for anything in pretty colors, especially pastels and especially things in the […]

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So You Want to Be a Lawyer

It’s been four years since my dude decided he was going to pursue a law career. He made the decision for several reasons but mostly, he’s got the knack for it. His brain is just wired for all that analytical lawyerly thinking. I have always thought he would make a terrific attorney and like any […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Masterpiece

Recently, I signed up for The Daily Post from WordPress.com–and I’m so glad I did! I usually have a few drafts in my back pocket but the daily inspiration really gets the creative juices flowing. I decided to partake in this week’s photo challenge just for fun and because it had been a while since […]

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