Monthly Archives: February 2011

The cafeteria of adulthood.

Chain restaurants are such a comfort. So often they’re maligned as the blandization of America. Travel with some people and they will denounce going to a chain restaurant as though you had suggested going to a salon to have reeds … Continue reading

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Speed kills.

Speed kills. I know this because I gave myself a black eye at Curves yesterday while I was rushing to put the little cushion on the seat of the leg machine. I’m short. I need the back cushion so that … Continue reading

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Yes, that IS my red stapler.

I’m not a big believer in Valentine’s Day. Well, let me rephrase that. I think we should take Valentine’s Day with a big grain of salt. Hallmark made this up, people. And if it’s really important to you then either … Continue reading

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Do you have a working mom’s lunch?

One of my all-time favorite movies – and a highly unappreciated one in my opinion – is Romy and Michelle’s High School Reunion. One of my favorite scenes is when they are on the way to their reunion, dressed to … Continue reading

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