You are good enough. Sometimes you just need to hear it.

I have always erred on the side of self-deprecation. Rather than giving myself credit for my highs, I make fun of my lows. But this week, something sparked ....more

I stopped blogging because of space

Sometimes, life just gets in the way. Or in my case, space got in my way. Most of you who know me know that space rules my house ....more

Very important post – help me choose a rug

You guys, I need some serious help. We’ve been in this house three years and the only thing I’ve done is paint the front room red and ...more

The one question you NEVER ask a woman

Scene: Hudson Books, Houston Hobby Airport, 5:30 a.m. (pre-coffee) “How far along are you?” the young girl behind the counter cooed at me. Five simple words that should bring so much joy. If I were actually pregnant....more

Dear person behind me in seat 6F

Dear person behind me in seat 6F,...more

I can’t say ‘Thank you’

I don’t take compliments well. I’m a master compliment deflector. You shoot a compliment in my direction and my snark-laden bronze cuffs will deflect each one with proper self-deprecation....more

A little blogging hiatus

Hi! Remember me? I blogged here back on May 7 ....more

How “Listen to Your Mother” helped me grow

I was just a tiny girl on a great big stage when it started. But as I worked my way through my piece for the Southeast Texas Listen to Your Mother show, I grew. I didn’t realize it that day, but today, it’s clear that this has changed me in so many ways ....more

I’m telling my motherhood story

We all have a story to tell, right? And sometimes, we are lucky enough to be given a platform to tell it. This blog has been my platform since late 2010 and as a champion Starter of Projects I Never Finish, I’m pretty damn proud of myself for sticking with this for so long ....more