Childhood mental illness, and you.

I woke up to this amazing meme on my Facebook page, posted by Brother’s Wife. Don’t medicate kids for being kids because kids never experience mental illness and any problems they have are probably just their magical spirits shining through hooray! I hate shit like this, I really do, but … Continue Reading →


The evolution of blog

I’ve been blogging in one form or another since ’99, and began my journey on a site almost no one has ever heard of called [ Open Diary ]. In fact a mirror of my blog still exists there today, and continues to be updated because I can’t bring myself … Continue Reading →


First, if for some reason you didn’t see the billions of photos in the entry before this due to website problems, it seems to be fixed now so you can view those images now by going [ one entry back ]. My computer has been out of commission for a … Continue Reading →


Tutorial: How to measure yourself for a bra… correctly!

I’m periodically asked to repost this for reference sake, so consider this your random educational moment of the day! Feel free to pass it on to anyone you know anyone with breasts (and I’m betting you know at least one person). Where? I learned this method on a now-defunct site … Continue Reading →


(I’ll get back on track in a minute, but I wanted to have this side rant about birth in our culture and how fucked up it is. While not really about my SIL, it’s certainly inspired by it). Cesarean is to birth options as thin is to beauty standards. Favored, … Continue Reading →


You the ice cream is a problem when the check out boy greets your Cherry Garcia purchase with the phrase, “No cookie dough tonight?”. It’s been one of those weeks; a week filled with ice cream and wine. I am so swamped and completely wiped out. At any given time … Continue Reading →