Category Archives: Food for Thought

Random thoughts and ideas that present themselves.

Next stop: Portland and roommates

It doesn’t look like it but my old wooden dresser fits perfectly in the back seat of my 99 Nissan.  I know this because, ironically, the thing has been in my car on the highway more times than I can count. In just the past two years it has bounced it’s way to five different […]

Timing might be the biggest factor in how our lives turn out

I honestly thought that turning 29 would spark something in my blogging mind. I haven’t felt very inspired lately even though a lot of things have been happening in my life.  I guess there are things I’m proud of, things I’m ashamed of, and things I’ve surprised myself with but I keep coming back to […]

Should anyone’s sexuality be newsworthy?

I get goosebumps every time I hear positive news responding to Michael Sam.  The most recent hopeful response came at Missouri’s home basketball game (http://espn.go.com/video/clip?id=espn:10463868) when fans gave him a standing ovation. If you don’t know who Sam is, and you should, let me enlighten you. Michael Sam is a college senior who, one week […]

Why going to the movies alone isn’t a big deal at all

Running. Writing. Reading. These are all things I love to do and all things that are socially acceptable to do alone. Going to the Movies.  Going out to eat. Also things I love to do but not necessarily acceptable to do solo. Recently I decided I wanted to go to the movies… alone (dun, dun, […]