Unraveling This Life

A little bit of this . . . a whole lot of that . . . and just a pinch of sparkle

Posts from the “Changing It Up” Category

Cat People (Putting Out Fire)

Posted on August 7, 2012

For some reason, I decided to enter a contest with this photo. Maybe because I really like it. Maybe because every time there is a contest, it’s filled with children or babies, and while I have children, they look different from all the rest because they are adults. But pets? I have two . . . and technically speaking, I have three since the Girls’ apartment is very small, and Olive, god love her, enjoys having space to roam.

I Don’t Leap

Posted on February 29, 2012

It just doesn’t happen, that leaping thing. First of all, I would need a new sports bra, and that is just not happening these days. Second, if I can hear my knees creak when I sit down, I can only imagine what would happen if I actually jumped. So . . . I don’t leap. Instead, I’m watching others leap and jump and make merry. Me? I finished the last two episodes of Deadwood‘s second season. Knit a few more rounds on a sweater. Paid for Shelby’s first month’s rent for her German apartment. Ordered her some euros. Did a little grocery shopping. And shed a few tears. So, no, I didn’t leap . . . but I made the most of the extra…

Making a Change

Posted on February 16, 2012

I’ve been thinking about switching platforms for a while . . . and I’m feeling pretty okay with that. It’s not that I’m unhappy with the other platform, but it’s hard to reply to people if they don’t leave an email. So I’m switching to WordPress. It’s challenging, and I don’t really get CSS, but I’ll give it a go. Now to get rid of that hideous orange for the links. Suggestions?