How virtuous do you think I am?

I will admit that I’m not always a patient person, but I try. I tend to try to see the other side’s perspective in any situation. When I see someone acting like an asshat on the road, for example, I try to rationalize their behavior. “Perhaps they’re stressed out because someone they love was just…

‘Tis the season–almost

We’re thinking ahead to the holidays and what adult beverages to concoct and consume. My pseudo sister-in-law has already suggested a pumpkin spice martini for Thanksgiving, which we’re going to try as soon as we find the last ingredient. I found this recipe in a Kroger ad on Facebook, of all places. It’s a Caramel…

My love/hate relationship with social media

My son and daughter-in-law made a conscious decision to sign off of Facebook when they discovered they were expecting their first child. I applauded the notion and attempted to do the same. Unfortunately for me, I have family in another state who seem adverse to any form of regular communication. My mom spent years living…