Natural and logical consequences.

When Matt was very young, I was a spanker. I didn’t see anything wrong with spanking. After all, I’d been spanked as a kid, and I turned out okay, right? Except I wasn’t just spanking my son — I was releasing my anger and frustration with his behavior, too. There was one night that I…

And they call it…

…puppy looooove. Oh, Matt. He’s getting phone calls from a girl. Oh, this isn’t his first “girlfriend” — that was a girl named Ashley back in Rock Hill, but she never actually called our house, so I never had to really accept the reality of it. But now, there’s a girl. Calling our house. And…

Diet, diet, who’s on a diet?

Me and about a kazillion other people. But I’m most interested in my journey. I s’pose it’s also that my journey’s outcome is a wee bit more personal to me. I’m sort of invested here. /dry One thing I want to discuss a little is hypothyroidism and its effect on weight loss. Oh don’t get…

Decisions and fear of consequences.

Have you ever put off doing something because you’re afraid of the consequences? But then, you finally screw up your courage and just do whatever it was you were putting off, and you find out, “Hey. That wasn’t so awful”? Yesterday, I did just that. I have been dreading and dreading and dreading posting my…