Did that psychic really predict my future?

When I was around 10 years old, I accompanied some family members to a psychic reading. Though I wasn’t the subject of the reading, before we left, the psychic looked at me and said, “You will be a writer when you grow up, as long as you don’t let a man get in the way.” What the psychic said never… Read more →

How our brand new car brought me to tears

When we bought our new car earlier this year, I sobbed. They weren’t tears of joy. I cried because I felt terrible about spending so much money on something that was more than what we needed. The car we replaced, a 1998 Dodge Stratus, was in need of a repair that cost more than the car was worth. Instead of… Read more →

Pinterest Wins: Recipes We Loved

I did some cleaning. And by “cleaning” I mean I deleted some old pins from Pinterest. Same thing, no? In the process, I realized there are several recipe pins I’ve tried lately that were big hits in my house so I made a new board called, “Pinterest Wins.” A few of my recent favorites are below.   Philly Cheesesteak Stuffed… Read more →