Posts Tagged ‘Take care of YOU!’

The D Word

Heather says: January 1st is an excellent time to take stock of what needs to change for positive growth. Life’s rough enough without creating additional problems. Just opening my calendar app makes my stomach clench and causes  my eye to start twitching -truly an attractive quirk. Is my calendar that jam packed? Well, no it’s…

Read More

Saturday Sobfest: Curing The Hangover

Ivy says: Facebook and Twitter tells me that some of my pals who went to BlogHer are now suffering from hangovers. I’ve not been to BlogHer, but I’ve sure been the recipient of more than a few hangovers. Angelic Ivy says “Everything in moderation, kids. Don’t drink until you’re drunk.” But we all know I’m…

Read More

The importance of scheduling

Ivy says: It’s interesting how many people I know that had problems with their house getting piley over the holidays and now they’re scrambling to catch up on their household chores and routines. I’m included in that group- I’ve been doing a ton of laundry since this weekend and I still have laundry to do.…

Read More

A Side Helping Of Transparency

Ivy says: Hi. My name is Ivy Hogan and I am using anti-depressants. That might not sound like a shocking revelation- after all, I’ve read several posts in recent weeks decrying how many doctors overprescribe anti-depressants, and how, surely, all these people who are on anti-depressants don’t really need them. I, myself, fought being put…

Read More

Sunday Night Reminder

Heather says: Tomorrow begins the first full work week of the New Year. (Shift workers, my family is in your boat, so I do feel your pain.)  Consider taking a few minutes tonight to avoid a hectic Monday morning. Decide and layout what you will wear. (If you have children, do the same for them)…

Read More

Sleepy, Sleepy All the Time

Dear Home Ec 101, I’m pregnant with my second child. If I could I would sleep until noon and nap after lunch, too. I know I need some sort of routine for when the baby arrives. Any advice? ~Yawning in Yemassee Heathers says: First of all, take heart, part of your problem is simply being…

Read More