TV in the Bedroom – Sleep Yes or Sleep No No? Part 1

Now that I am back state-side in the city that doesn’t sleep, I realized that I had gone 25 days without watching TV and I did not even notice. While I was traveling in France (Link to articles traveling in France) the bedroom John and I were sleeping in did not have a TV. In

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I carry your heart with me (I carry it in my heart)

I have already gone over my childhood fairytale romance with Eric from “The Little Mermaid” and how humbling it was to realize that an animated character was not a viable love – a lesson that was not viable or realistic, and also a humbling lesson on spelling from my older brother. If I ever meet

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Why Don’t You? Why Didn’t You?

Have you ever felt so overwhelmed by the things happening in life that it seems difficult just to make it through the day? From the outside, it might look like you have everything – a great career, a significant other, luxuries that many people might envy. What people see on the outside is always a

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Kissing Toads Before You Meet Your Prince, Part 1

I had always appreciated the people who fall in love and carry that aura of happiness with them. the happiness of others who had fallen in love and carried an aura of joy wherever they went. Sometimes when I was unhappy with where I was in life, I felt a little envious that two people

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Living in the City while Watching Sex and the City, Part 1

In my first post here, I made a confession that not many New Yorkers, especially native New Yorkers would admit…I watched Sex and the City with my mom while living in the Midwest. The problems Carrie faced in High School are still problems relevant in the dating world today, albeit many of the problems and

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Sleep on it or go to bed angry… Part 4

This concludes the debate on whether to Sleep on a Problem v. Staying up to prevent going to bed angry. In my last post I provided some of the reasons people should NOT go to bed angry (which you can read here: Link to Article 17 Sleep on it or Go to Bed Angry? Part

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Sleep On It or Never Go to Bed Angry? Part 3

In my last post (Link to Post Sleep on It or Never Go to Bed Angry? Part 1 and Part 2) I went over my situation in my relationship with John and a small “argument” (if you can really call it that) regarding the logistics of the trip I am on today. He’s really grumpy

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Sleep On It or Never Go to Bed Angry? Part 2

I’m back at it now that we’re parked at the event. Okay so I also expressed my desire to drive instead of fly after quite a bit of drinking. This is a mistake as I find out from my research in my post on what the experts say about Sleeping on a problem v. Never

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Sleep On It or Never Go to Bed Angry? Part 1

Did I make a mistake by talking about a problem before bed last night? Why is my partner seemingly still mad at me right now and giving me the silent treatment? What does science or the experts say about Sleeping on “It” and waiting to resolve a problem versus NOT going to sleep angry… Here

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You’ve Got Mail

Nostalgic and Still True Last night before bed, I watched the movie “You’ve Got Mail” with my man-friend (who fell asleep within the first hour of the movie). The movie stars Tom Hanks (as Joe Fox) and Meg Ryan (as Kathleen Kelly): two strangers who begin to develop feelings for one another as they write

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