Author: Becky

Dear Fetus (week 18)

Every week, on Saturday, I show Chuck the baby app on my phone for the new week. It’s very sweet, cos he’ll say things like, “Our baby has four arms this week?” He’s really excited to meet you…

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Dear Fetus

I thought I’d start a “Dear Fetus” series because, who doesn’t love a pre-baby? Oh, that’s right, Liberals. Ha, ha, ha, ha, haaaaa. I kid. I support a woman’s right to choose. This paragraph has gotten off track….

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So Then I Got a Puppy

He has been super fun over the past month. We went to Montana together, I couldn’t take Pants cos Chuck wasn’t coming with me and the puppy had to come because of obvious reasons, and we had a…

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Becky Wisdom

Now that I’ve reached the ripe old age of THIRTY, I find myself passing on advice to my younger friends. I find myself letting them in on the facts of life being married, thinking about babies (ALL THE…

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Braided

My love affair with braids began when I found out my aunt could do French braids. As soon as she would arrive at our house, she had either me or my sister in her lap, one braid please!…

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reaction

I heard an interview this morning on NPR with the author, Raquel Jaramillo who wrote a book called Wonder under the pen name, R.J. Palacio. I haven’t read the book and I probably won’t, to be honest because…

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this post is not about love

I read the PostSecret blog every week and last week there was a secret about somebody in their 50s feeling trapped and wanting to start over “alone.” It made me sad that they felt that way but it…

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three things…

1) i’m terrified of posting about the wedding. i have a post almost done about planning as my original plan was three posts and i have the actual wedding post about halfway done, but every time i think…

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family togetherness. no, closer. clooooooser. more close. ok, that’s good.

i have a very small family. chuck has a large family. so, now i guess i have a huge family. i’ve always wanted cousins but with a long ago dead uncle and a childless aunt, all i had…

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crazy dog lady speaks about bathing suits! extra! extra!

…the thing i forget in my awesome list of problems is, “NO SWEARS!” it’s gonna be an awesome vacation. no, but it will be fun. i’ll swear in my head. and on twitter. but i will not drink…

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