The only shopping I like is book shopping. I buy myself new clothes about once every 3 years, I don't follow trends, and malls are not my happy place. Unless we're talking books, coffee, or movies. And today I want to talk about clothes. After we booked THE TRIP, I got excited for a bunch … Continue reading How To Shop When You Hate Shopping
If we were having coffee I'd say, are you ready for this? I've been up for hours and I don't know what time it is, and I haven't had my coffee yet. Isla already cracked some eggs, put her wellies on, and now wants to fly a kite. That's fine. I love my experimental, outdoorsy, … Continue reading Coffee and Gin
If we were having coffee, you might remember I'm kindasortamaybe following along with the Ultimate Blog Challenge, or #blogboost. Today's prompt is an Ask Me Anything post. Well. That could go a lot of ways. You might also have figured that I'm trying to blog more consistently recently. My new intro thing to the … Continue reading Coffee and Answers
The last time the fam and I went to NY, Isla turned six months old on the trip. One of my 'things' has been to push for plan another trip before she goes to 'big school' in August. Well. We tried to get the two weeks before school starts, but that didn't happen. And so. … Continue reading Dreaming of Breakfast Bagels
August marks the 7th anniversary of Gin & Lemonade. It's been an interesting ride. I've learned a lot. About myself, and others. About writing. And how blogging is a separate thing almost entirely from writing. They're cousins, I think. And I'd like to bring them closer together. But, I'm getting ahead of myself. I guess … Continue reading 10 Things I’ve Learned in 7 Years of Blogging
I started blogging in 2010. I'm a lifetime disabled person. Back then I had just moved in with my boyfriend, and I wanted to write from the perspective of a youngish, funny, disabled person in a relationship and living in not the most accessible city in the world. I'm also living in a country I … Continue reading What’s It All About, Lorna?
'Isla's still two...' If we were having coffee, you'd say 'WRONG! She's three.' I'd say, screw you. But you're right. She is three. And I'm still tired from all the festivities. I've been really social these past couple weeks. I went out of the house and everything. And now I'm tired. Too tired to … Continue reading Coffee and Stuff