Happy Holidays! There, I Said It!

Seriously, people, is the phrase “Happy Holidays” really the worst thing ever? I had a pleasant shopping experience today and ended it with “Happy Holidays!” The clerks laughed and said, “No need to be politically correct here! Merry Christmas!” I was walking away but I turned around and said, “Usually I say ‘Happy Holidays’ because…

Body Positive Parenting: When People Judge

It’s hard being a fat parent. Because people automatically assume you have no idea how to feed your kid a healthy diet. They assume you’re constantly getting dinner at the drive thrus of the local fast food restaurants and tossing candy bars into the back seat while driving for ice cream. Of course, the food…

Jodi Arias Trial: The Jury Deliberates

How would you have liked to have been a juror for the Jodi Arias trial? Four months of trial. Yes, that was four months!! The last day of testimony–a surrebuttal witness for the defense–lasted hours and hours. He spilled his water twice and burped into the microphone. He was a psychologist brought in to counter…

Absolute Truth: I Got Scammed

Remember a few posts ago when I said we aren’t real enough on the Internet? How everyone promotes these picture perfect lives that make everyone else regret their own lives? Well, I’m┬ácombating┬áthat fakery with stories of my own reality. Here we go… I got scammed. Yup, I did. I’m always looking for ways to earn…