recent posts

On the Wrong Side of the Argum...

Ok, guys, I haven’t ranted about abortion here for awhile.  And I think you all know I’m pretty vocal about being completely Pro-choice.  But lately a big “discussion” in the atheist/skeptic-verse has brought this to the fore, as well as my...

Bad Habits that Come from Bein...

Now, I’m not going to say, “Bad habits that LEAD to getting fat,” because honestly, if you aren’t genetically predisposed toward getting fat, you probably won’t unless you literally install a lard and powdered sugar IV drip.  There are...

I Have This Beautiful Dream...

I think I’ve used this title before, but damn it, it fits. One of these days, I dream, that I’ll turn on the internet, or more specifically Facebook, and won’t be bombarded with a bunch of bullshit size-ist, racist, classist, sexist, homophobic and...

Managing Money When You Don...

Ok, so as I’ve said before, now that the Husband and I have a little disposable income, we’re focusing on trying to dig out of the Sysiphean amount of student loan debt I’m carrying, and trying to amass some savings, maybe be able to buy a new car...

Oh For F*ck’s Sake, Agai...

I had an entirely different, somewhat ranty post in mind, but apparently as I was getting started with my day life said, “You know what?  You haven’t blown a gasket in a while, Here, slip into these really comfy ranty-pants and get to it.” I...

Revolutionary Acts… One ...

So, this past weekend, I decided to try Iyengar yoga.  I used to do Hatha yoga, when I lived down the street from a yoga studio, but I had not been able to find a suitably non-woo yoga studio near my house, which were my two requirements:  No woo, and close...

Labeling Fat Patients “N...

I know I’ve blogged here before about the doctor I fired a couple years ago, the one who got upset with me when my perfect bloodwork results interrupted her lecture on how my dethfat was going to kill me any day!  (I still have an image of a disembodied lump of...