• You don’t have to be starving to be an artist.

    November 7, 2011

    Last month I got paid. Really paid. For my writing, for the work I did on here. It wasn’t just “WOOT – 2 Starbucks runs!” anymore, and it felt DAMN GOOD. I’m not bragging – I understand it’s peanuts compared to many other bloggers. I’m being honest about something that has eaten away at me…

  • Life. As a SAHM. And other revelations.

    August 11, 2011

    I’ve had four days without my computer and let me tell you – it’s made me do some serious pondering. I have written post after post pouring out my heart why I wrote what I did on Monday. How I got from, “AAHHHHBLOGHERAHHHH!” as my roommate Alena would say, to bawling about how my writing…

  • Capitalizing on Crunchy

    February 3, 2011

    Lately I’ve realized something. After I’m done reading the many articles on my FB about organics, new studies on genetically modified food, and how pregnant women are passing toxins onto their unborn children – I feel worse. Some of the time, I’m using/eating/buying the products that these companies are talking about. I took a look at my wall…

  • Unnatural Parenting

    January 11, 2011

    I’m a natural parenting advocate. But it doesn’t mean what most people think when they hear that term – “My son breathes imported air and plays with organic string.” Although I love being crunchy. 🙂 A better way of saying what I believe might be “parenting naturally.” To be a comfortable, capable parent with how…