New Years Resolution: Get More Sleep, Wake Up Earlier

I read somewhere that it takes 22-24 days to develop a habit. So in theory, I should be able to create a new habit for myself by the end of January, and keep it going from there on out. What do I need to resolve?  My sleeping pattern. I hate to admit it, but there were […]

My time to have a baby, you say? Just don’t.

At 35 years of age, I’m well acquainted with that ticking clock. It’s loud and obnoxious, and it makes me do complicated math to figure out if I’d still have the energy to catch a toddler that would undoubtedly run circles around me. This past weekend, while carrying around my baby nephew, whom I adore dearly, […]

Who’s Afraid of The Big Bad Dentist?

When I was a kid, I never knew what to expect at the dentist. I was a bundle of nerves the moment I sat in the car, knowing that my mom or dad was driving me towards a scary moment. The Dentist’s office was a fairly noisy place to be, what with drills firing up, […]