Archive for the ‘Love’ Category

August 13, 2016 The Stuff that Dreams are Made of

There are a lot of things in life that don’t manage to live up to one’s dream of it.

For example, I can remember a bar mitzvah of a boyfriend that I was so excited about—and not only did it not live up to my fantasy, he actually wound up inviting another girl three days before the big day!

Vacations have often been like that as well.  I think about them for months, about how I’m going to relax, read Read the rest

May 17, 2014 Rescued from the Skeevy

I don’t use the word skeevy very often.  In fact, I can’t remember the last time I used it. But it was the first word that came to my mind when I came home to find a host of ants in my kitchen feeding off some cat spit up.

Perhaps it is a stereotypical girl thing that I don’t like bugs, or snakes for that matter, but I don’t often come across snakes in New York City.  But bugs, well … Read the rest