Dear Wendy
Dear Wendy

Weekend Open Thread

Thanks for your tips on this post. I want to finalize our vacation plans in the next week or two, but Mercury is in retrograde and I'm afraid to make plans I can't cancel before it goes direct in early May. Laugh all you want, but I've learned my lesson the hard way. So, I… Read More

It's incredibly hard to get snapchat to recognize pets'/ animals' faces and I spent an embarrassingly long time working on this yesterday afternoon when I had a million other things I could be doing. I'm sure you will agree, though, that it was worth it. Happy weekend, everyone! May your time and energy be equally… Read More

A few weekends ago, when we were all quarantined with pink eye and it was, like, 23 degrees outside, and DT had just been inaugurated and signed his first horrible executive order, essentially banning Muslims from entering our country, and everything seemed so bleak and depressing, Drew and I booked a short trip to Austin… Read More

It's 7:16 on this first Friday evening of 2017 and I'm under the covers, wearing socks, drinking a hot toddy, trying to knock out this crud that's been building the last few days since we got back from Missouri (which was an epic commute home, involving a canceled flight, a rental car and a three-hour… Read More

Happy last Friday of 2016, everyone! I'm in Springfield, Mo., for a few days visiting my family. Not sure yet what, if anything, special I'll do for NYE. To be honest, this year I'd be perfectly content staying in, watching Anderson Cooper and what's her face, and going to bed early. But maybe I'll go… Read More