Pee-stained memories

There are certain memories that belong to a specific age group. Going to Woolworth (remember the Five-and-Dime?) to pick out my lunch box before school began in the fall.  Typically metal, but occasionally vinyl, one’s “cool factor” was often determined by what television show was depicted on the outside of that box.  Your cool status could also be boosted by the addition of any type … Continue reading Pee-stained memories

Fast Times At Sleepless High

9:30 pm: Arrive home (thirty minutes AFTER my pre-planned bedtime) to a house with at least 2 hours of chores waiting for me. For those of you who are thinking, “Wow! She’s my hero!”, read on… 9:30 – 10 pm: Spend 30 uninterrupted minutes feeling sorry for myself. 10 pm – Midnight: Watch 4 back-to-back episodes of “Yard Crashers” (all the while, feeling sorry for … Continue reading Fast Times At Sleepless High