Posts by Tina


September 11th, 2013

I hung with my sister not long ago when we went together to her high school reunion. She graduated one year before me, so I knew many of the people […]

Self Doubt On The Job Hunt

September 3rd, 2013

I have had many ups and downs in my extended job hunt (mostly downs), but it’s been a real learning experience. Being out of work for a long time can […]

Sunny Acres

August 22nd, 2013

Talking to yet another friend about the hunt for accommodations for her aging parent(s), I started to think about what we Gen Xers would be looking for in an old […]

I Hate Yoga

August 6th, 2013

It’s morning. I wake up, already exhausted, looking forward to my afternoon nap. Is this what a middle aged, menopausal funk looks like? Is there something I can do about […]

Try To Stay Relevant

July 26th, 2013

I had one of those “only in LA” kind of conversations with a friend the other day, which included some heavy name dropping and some truly epic “I knew them […]

The Old Switcheroo

July 3rd, 2013

It’s switcheroo day… again. The day when the children leave my house and go stay with their dad, or the day they come back to stay with me. You’d think […]

The Pretty One

June 17th, 2013

Growing up in the late ’60s and early ’70s meant our generation was still subjected to many of the outdated notions of child-rearing by the well meaning but misinformed adults […]

Crisco Vs. Baby Oil

June 7th, 2013

Ah, summer vacation! It’s almost here and boy I could use some time off. How can that be? I am unemployed, it’s like I’m on vacation all the time, right? […]