Monthly Archives: December 2009

20 posts

Project Linus: My First Blanket

My twins were born on 20 September 1995, weighing in at just 4 lbs 3 oz and 4 lbs 1 oz. We had nine days notice. Yes, I’m serious. Nine days earlier I was stretched out on the exam table staring at what I hoped was a broken ultrasound, while […]

Caught Between Dryness and a Grease Spot

Well it’s been about 3 weeks since my last update on my hair transition and I’m still going strong. Barely. I’ve gotten to that point where I’m becoming increasingly frustrated for a variety of reasons: 1. I honestly don’t know what to do with my hair anymore. I’m so used […]

All You Need is Starbucks

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, a cup of coffee can make a difference in a person’s life and to prove my point, Starbucks and (Red) have joined together for the Starbucks Love Project. They are bringing together musicians from all over the world to sing “All […]

Write for Rights with Amnesty International

“This is the duty of our generation as we enter the twenty-first century — solidarity with the weak, the persecuted, the lonely, the sick, and those in despair.” ~ Elie Wiesel Tomorrow kick’s off Amnesty International’s Global Write-a-thon, the world’s largest letter writing event. The Write-a-thon is a global event […]

A Cup of Coffee for the Cause

It’s that time of year…the bells are ringing in front of the grocery stores, the big box shops, even the craft stores. Usually, I just bypass the bell ringers ~ they’re everywhere and I rarely carry cash anyway soooo…. And don’t look all shocked, you know you do the same […]