70% of my holidays were me banging my head against the wall to keep me from going completely insane. I did have a few nice moments though. My Chanukah dinner was nice, nobody pissed anyone off that I know of. The Xmas party at SILs was nice too, in fact it was particularly nice without Read More →

A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person. ~Mignon McLaughlin It’s been a year since our big hoopla and while the day wasn’t perfect (is any day perfect?) it was as perfect for me. When I think back I remember the converse, the gerber daisies, the music, the best Read More →

:eyebrow: My parents are leaving for India on Monday and I’m a little nervous. I wasn’t really all that nervous until they told me they updated their wills and decided I was the executor and my brother would get the dog. Their first stop is in a place called Hyberbad, that leaves me a little Read More →

My brother and I haven’t been very close throughout our lives. We’ve always been in different places in our lives (we are 7 years apart) and then also our family isn’t very close. I can honestly say he’s nearly a stranger to me, so that makes it really strange when we sit down to talk Read More →

Thanks for all the support about my mom, she’s ok and home now. It was her gallbladder and she’ll have to have surgery to have it removed. If anything else comes up I will let you know. www.gallbladderattack.com/

Marrying Erik will make Gemini my big sister :gemini: I only have a brother and no matter how hard I tried I could not get him to change sexes. Not putting him in dresses or calling him Matina. So here is my list of why I’ve decided she will be much more than a SIL Read More →

Or at least it makes a fool out of many of us.  Last year I pulled off a pretty sneaky April Fools Joke but nobody seemed to find it very funny.  I emailed my family and Manly Man’s family to tell them I was leaving him. I told them I would help him with the Read More →