My friend Dia loves her new selfie stick. She’s kind of a beast with it. Now she’s on this kick where she makes all her friends pose like other iconic photos. Behold: When Dia showed me this pic of Lucy and Ethel, it was on. We did multiple outtakes, in a Greek diner on a … More What Happens When Your Friend Gets a Selfie Stick
Somehow, despite losing an hour due to start of Daylight Saving Time, I managed to get my first good night’s sleep in awhile. Spring is right around the corner, the Albuquerque sky is bright blue, and I went for a power walk through the neighborhood, jamming to my tunes. Came back to the house, synced … More Happy Spring Forward
One year when I was seven, my mom said no to her parents’ invitation to Christmas dinner. Later, I found out that her decision was because the last time we’d visited, my grandfather had gotten drunk and angry and thrown a hairbrush at her. She was pretty much like “fuck you” after that. But at the time, as a … More Why I Have and Always Will Love the Chipmunks Christmas Song
I found out via a Facebook tag from my friend who lives in Atlanta (go figure) that Judy Blume was going to be in Santa Fe for a book signing. To which I commented, “Eeeeee!” So I contacted my blogging buddy, Permed to Natural, who also loves Judy Blume, and we drove up to Collected Works … More I Get to Meet Judy Blume, Again!