Tag Archives: childhood

19 Non-consecutive Things I Miss

3 Sep

I’ve been in a very nostalgic mood lately, maybe because I’m getting closer and closer to “official adulthood” and suddenly realizing I’ve already lived probably a quarter or so of my life. Continue reading


Apparently we were poor – and I’m so glad

18 Aug

We didn’t have much money when I was growing up. I found out much after the fact that we received food stamps into my elementary school years – explaining why we shopped at the grocery store across town. My mom was afraid we might run into someone we knew closer to home. And I thought we had milk coupons that only worked at that store. The ways people protect their kids. Continue reading