So here's a thing about me
I don’t sleep well. I try. Really, I do, but it’s been a problem for me since I was about 16. I remember my parents being so angry when they heard me rearranging my room at 2 a.m. on school nights when I was in high school. I wish I could say that only happened once. For some reason, when I really couldn’t sleep, rearranging my room seemed like the logical thing to do. I even...
The biggest mess I've ever made
I grew up a tomboy. I made a lot of messes. Like the time my neighbor and I covered his little brother in cement (sorry Jordan). I still feel like I need to find their babysitter and apologize to her. Then there was the time we tried to turn my bedroom into a Global Guts arena. That ended with Nathan cutting my hair from my butt to my shoulders. Then there was the time my best friend Amy and I...
Help a Special-Needs Baseball Team
By now, you guys have heard me go on and on about Love in Stereo. Basically, we’re just a group of people wanting to help other people do good things. And Michael Richardson is doing good things, so we want to help. Because, well, that’s what we do, you see. Michael Richardson started Special Needs Athletics a few years ago, a great opportunity giving kids and adults with disabilities...
Chronicles of a Telecommuting Marriage
Today is Jonathan’s first day working from home. After over two years at FHU, Friday was his last day there, and — by extension — it was also my last day home alone. I’ve been working from home since June of 2009. For the most part, I love my days on the couch, often still in my pajamas until lunch, with my computer and my cell phone, working the same long hours (often longer,...