Category: journal

I’m getting a little ahead of myself, but not much

(originally published 12/14/06 on journalstar.com) Shame on whoever started that saying, “However you spend New Year’s Eve, you’ll spend the rest of the year.” That, combined with the countdown, it just makes it so...

the delicate art of re-gifting

(Originally published 12/28/06 on journalstar.com) Re-gifting is not always a bad thing, even though it’s gotten a bad rap as a way for cheap people to pass unwanted presents on to other people to...

they’ve officially become dangerous

(Originally published 5/19/2006 on journalstar.com) I was temporarily blinded by a sequin purse today. It was 90-something degrees out, and I was glad to be out of the office and on the way to...

like sister, like sister

(Originally published 12/21/2006 on journalstar.com) In highschool people would always tell my sister and I that we were so much alike. We’d look at each other and say, “huh?” thinking that we were so...

oh, snow!

(Originally published 1/02/07 on journalstar.com) This winter is looking to go down in history as one of the warmest winters ever. So I started to wonder, what if this snow will be the only...