Category Archives: Austin & Being Social

Rainbows, Puppies and All Things Sparkly…

Please excuse me while I ride the Happy Train to OMG, Please Make Her Stop Grinning Like an Idiot Town this morning.    But dammit, 2011 was an evil bitch on wheels, and 2012 seems to have made up for it … Continue reading

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Dating Tips From the Trenches – He’s Not My Daddy

You know what?   This whole dating post-divorce/kids thing is a lot more complicated than dating when you’re 25 years old and have nothing to think about but your cat.   And really, if you are considering your cat as a factor … Continue reading

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You’ll Find the Manners on Aisle Three

I’ve been bombarded lately with folks who have terrible manners.    And by terrible manners, I mean, rude as fuck in general. This bothers me more than I can say.   What is wrong with people these days?   Where have social niceties … Continue reading

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A Boy, A Girl and A Gnome Go To San Francisco

Tonight, we have a guest blogger.   Gnome Solo, my boyfriend’s travel buddy, cousin to Han Solo.   Since he accompanied us on our first trip together, he asked quite politely (I think he was hungover) on the flight home, as he … Continue reading

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Interrogation – Tiny People Style

After a lengthy discussion with my ex recently, we decided it was time to let the girls know we have been going on dates with people, and to explain to our little folk how this works, what this means for … Continue reading

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Me Me Me Me MEEEEEEEEEE… and Dating.

In celebration of the 50 or so new fans on my Facebook page this week, I thought I would do a little “Getting to Know Carrie” blog.   In case y’all were too lazy to scroll back to February when I … Continue reading

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What a Week

I’m sorry I’ve been off the grid for a while.   Instead of emotionally vomiting everything about my life on my blog for the entire interweb to discover, I have made a choice at the moment to keep some of my … Continue reading

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