Monthly Archive: May 2012

May 23 2012

What’s That Ticking…

You know that phrase, “Don’t count your chickens before they’re hatched?” Well my mom thinks I should count my chickens, or, more to the point, my eggs. Seriously. She actually said to me the other day, “I heard on one of those news shows that women can get tested now to see how many eggs …

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May 07 2012

VIDEO: “We’re Not Young” Parody Pokes Fun at Getting Older

For the past several weeks, the catchy and upbeat “We Are Young,” by the indie pop band “Fun.” has hovered at or near the top of the Billboard Hot 100, with its sing-songy lyrics about being young and “setting the world on fire.” Meanwhile, a re-imagined version of the song, titled “We’re Not Young,” has …

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May 02 2012

Counting Down to 30

Thirty. It’s the dirty word that’s been taunting me since my last birthday. And it just keeps getting closer… I realize age is relative. I mentor a 10-year-old girl and when I recently told her I’d be turning 30 on my next birthday, her mouth dropped open and she said, “I didn’t know you were …

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