Category: Happiness

Five great things about the second trimester

No more nausea. It makes bus-riding, eating, and just getting up in the morning easier. And since your hunger has amped up, it’s nice to have different snack choices — and not be tormented by food aversions. Body acceptance. You actually look pregnant, instead… Continue Reading “Five great things about the second trimester”

The universe is kicking my ass

Last week, in a fit of “living-like-there’s-no-tomorrow” and “all-we-do-is-work-and-we-never-do-anything-fun,” I took action. Yup, I threw caution to the wind and booked a little birthday mini-trip with Darling Husband. We are not — I repeat, not — spontaneous people. We are “let’s-plan-for-months-and-agonize-over-whether-or-not-we-can-afford-it” people. To just… Continue Reading “The universe is kicking my ass”

Living like there’s no tomorrow

On the drive to work this morning, our fave radio station was discussing people who are unhappy with their jobs. One announcer said they actually wanted to punch people who seemed to be feeling dreary at work, and a caller chimed in to say… Continue Reading “Living like there’s no tomorrow”