Shit My Guy Says: the health food edition

Me: Yeah, I don’t know if I’ll buy that hemp protein powder again. It made the smoothies sort of grainy.

Andy: Well what did you expect? You’re eating a fucking rope.

Shit My Guy Says: The Blaspheme Edition

Me: [Talking to the dog as she curls up adorably beside me on the couch, in that voice some dog owners use and that I swore I wouldn't ever but it turns out I just can't help myself.] Aww, are you a little lamb?  Look, she’s such a little lamb.

My Guy: She’s the Lamb of [...]

Stuffing Bread Recipe

Listen: we all know that the best part of Thanksgiving dinner is the leftovers, right?

The day-after turkey sandwich smeared with mayo and cranberry sauce, the green bean casserole mixed with stuffing, the mid-morning snack of sweet potato casserole.

Now, I don’t know about you, but for me the ‘perfect bite’ of Thanksgiving is thus: turkey, stuffing, [...]

BAWC Week 33: The Art of Racing in the Rain

Let me begin by telling a story.

When I was in the fourth grade one of my classmates had a slumber party for her birthday.  For reasons that still elude me, her parents rented two videos for all of us ten year-old girls to watch.

One of the movies was Where the Red Fern Grows. [...]

BAWC Week 25: Silas Marner

After reading the first page of this book I had several thoughts.

The first was, ‘Oh crap.’

The second was, ‘What the hell is she talking about?’

The third was, ‘I’m going to have to read this during the day because if I read it at night it will put me to sleep and/or confuse me.’

But [...]

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

I noticed this lizard on the front stoop a week or so ago.  It wasn’t moving at all, so I assumed it was dead.  It was still in the same spot a couple of days ago, but I wondered “If it’s dead, how come it hasn’t shriveled up yet?”  So I poked at it.

It moved [...]