A Bit of Boho

I've really been getting into the Boho vibe lately and have taken steps to decorate, and dress, in a more bohemian way --- more color, comfort, homey, free, hippie-ish ... more ME. Anyway, yesterday I hit a new-to-me consignment shop in the STL area, Miriam Switching Post, and have to add this to my "most …

Project Seth

Hey, all......... With the recent suicides of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain, and in reading the excellent blog post today from Midlife Margaritas, I wanted to share a website. Project Seth was started by the parents of Seth Bartosik in 2014 after Seth's suicide at only 20 years old.  Both of my daughters knew him well, …

Living in Hell

St. Louis has been absolutely HELLA HOT these last few weeks .... holy balls, a person can't even go to the Walgreens a mile away without turning into a sweat puddle or, as in the gif above, a burning, flaming human-ish blob.  I have nice patio furniture that I can't use because ... yep, IT'S TOO …

Middle-age apathy?

I've been outta sorts since returning from my 2-week vacation. I've completely blown my Keto/carnivore diet .... pizza, ice cream, potatoes, bread ... all consumed on vacation and I seem unable or unwilling to go back to my strict way of eating I've been drinking more vodka than ever ---- we hardly drank anything during …