The family – that dear octopus from whose tentacles we never quite escape, nor, in our inmost hearts, ever quite wish to.

One of my favorite quotes from Dodie Smith.  I had a great weekend to say the least. I spent enough time at home and in my own bed to rejuvenate. I spent quality time with my dogs. I got a good work out in. I visited with my family 2 days in a row. Not a … Continue reading The family – that dear octopus from whose tentacles we never quite escape, nor, in our inmost hearts, ever quite wish to.

First you take a drink, then the drink takes a drink, then the drink takes you.

  A quote by F. Scott Fitzgerald to start this post off right. By no means am I an alcoholic. I think. I love to drink. It helps me in social situations. I always feel super awkward in group and social situations. I never knew where this stemmed from until I read this book, ACA . … Continue reading First you take a drink, then the drink takes a drink, then the drink takes you.