From the monthly archives:

November 2009

Being Grateful

by Carolyn on November 26, 2009

Happy Thanksgiving to my American readers!  Enjoy your celebrations and your official kick off to the Christmas season.  If you’re planning on shopping with all the other crazies in Friday, know that I’ll be out there too.  Who can resist a good deal?  It’s definitely worth crossing the border for. I was considering a post detailing […]



Divorce doesn’t hurt? Actually…it does.

by Carolyn on November 20, 2009

Have you ever agreed with someone on a topic only to realize later, after closer consideration that you didn’t agree at all, and you wish wish wish you could go back in time and change your answer? Just me?  Oh. As a guest on the online radio show Coparenting Matters, one of the co-hosts Talibah […]



Self Destruct?  Not Tonight.

by Carolyn on November 14, 2009

I can feel it coming.  Can you? My self destruction is looming in the corner.  Taunting me.  Ready to take over at  my slightest concession.  This is what I do.  It’s what I’ve done.  It’s who I’ve been. I’ll tell you a story. There once was a girl who had her whole future laid in […]



Welcome!!  Again.

by Carolyn on November 9, 2009

Well?  How do you like it? As you can see, I’ve been busy as a little bee redesigning  And I really hope you like it.  The header was designed by Lauren over at Restored 316 Designs and I did the rest myself.  I’m still not completely done but the rest of the changes will […]



A Weekend Update

by Carolyn on November 7, 2009

I’m sure anyone who reads here must be thinking that I’m taking a bit of a blog-cation.  But alas, I’ve been working hard and you are about to see the fruits of my labor.  I’ve been spending many a neurotic hour on my site redesign.  I had the header designed by someone else, but there […]



The night I got to be Spider-Man

by Carolyn on November 1, 2009

There’s something very special about Halloween for a kid. For me, Halloween has always existed in the upper echelon of holidays, along with birthdays and Christmas.  And not just because of the inevitable sugar high either.  The magic of Halloween lies in the dressing up. I don’t remember what I was every year of my […]