Archives for December 31, 2010

Reflections of a Roller Coaster Decade

As I sit here, surrounded by my family, I can't help but reflect on what a delicious and torturous decade this has been. When 2000 began, I was a newlywed, barely 20-year-old, rose-colored glasses wearing ass-clown. I had no idea what being a true adult was like, but, boy-oh-boy did I think I had it whipped. Not so much. After a couple moves and a whole lot of craptastic jobs, and grasping to make ends meet, the hubz and I settled back in my hometown and I happened into a comfortable job working with adults with disabilities. 2001 was all about getting grounded and starting to … [Read more...]