The Dentist (Office) is my Frenemy

I hate the dentist. Not that anyone really enjoys it, but I HATE IT. The appointment gives me anxiety. When I’m in the chair I count down every minute until it’s over and I keep my eyes screwed shut and my hands clasped tight throughout the cleaning. A cleaning! It’s not even like I’m freaking […]

Oral Surgery Problems

This gif is pretty close to accurate right about now. I had my two remaining wisdom teeth removed on Friday. The other two I had removed about four years ago, in the midst of a crazy work schedule with a ton of traveling, and an immense amount of pain. AND the sadist oral surgeon I […]

My poor little flu baby

Sadie has the flu. 🙁 She was up at 3am on Sunday, and then again at 5:30, and when I went to get her, she was boiling hot to the touch. Temp under the arm was over 101, so I knew it was closer to 102 or so. When we got to the doctor later […]

I have some weird food habits

I once wrote about my finicky food issues (and was relieved that I wasn’t the only one!) But it doesn’t end there. Oh no! The weirdness continues! In addition to having major dislikes, and stipulations about how my food is plated, I also eat certain things in particular ways… Double Stuf Oreos – First of […]

Finicky Food Issues

My mom always jokes that I was less picky about food when I was a toddler than I am now.  Sad part is, it’s totally true.  I basically ate anything and everything when I was younger, and now the list of things I won’t eat has grown exponentially: Pork (except bacon) Veal Lamb Mayonnaise (but […]

I have a confession

Now I’m not going to lie.  A bunch of you may hate me after reading this.  You may even stop reading this blog.  But I have to get something off my chest. I don’t like pumpkin I know, I know.  It’s an atrocity!  How can I get through fall without pumpkin lattes/muffins/donuts/whatever?!?  Trust me, I […]