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This is better than the Hallmark Channel.

Right before Christmas during my routine 6-month check up, they found something on my mammogram, followed up with an ultrasound and discussed options.  I don't like 'options'...they worry me.  An MRI was scheduled for 9am Christmas Eve. Really?  Christmas Eve? So I did what any stressed out, kinky haired, cancer-paranoid-woman would do: I went to get my hair done! My friend Marilyn owns a shop in Rotterdam, NY, Symetry Hair Design Studio. I give this shameless plug because she has pulled…

I’m trying to be a good sport, really I am.

I have refrained from posting for some time now.  I have struggled with topics that go nowhere  or the ranting of a crazy menopausal woman.  I am unsure, even now, why and what I am writing. I will tell you that I have been hit with the are you kidding me? stick. I began the year with this crazy injury to my left hand spawned by removing a lovely baked brie from my oven.  I moved on to various 'female…

Thank You Hallmark Channel

It is no secret to the people who know me best that I am a sappy romantic. I love the romance the movies and they all, almost always, end with that perfect kiss.  Ahhh. Lately, my husband has sighed in a different way.  His posture upon entering the family room and seeing the Hallmark Channel on just screams, "again!?" He humors me every Christmas season as we watch these movies, sometimes multiple times.  He lends a  half an ear while reading or…

OK, I admit it….

...I watch the Hallmark Channel for holiday movies.....Countdown to Christmas!  The holiday season's movies started this past Saturday and I have been glued to that channel watching every sappy, tear jerk-er, "boy meets girl-boy loses girl-boy gets girl" show. Moonlight & Mistletoe, Holiday in Handcuffs, The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, Three Gifts and so many more! I cannot lie to you and tell you that I never watch love stories because I do.  I think it is hard wired …