An 109 year-old Scottish woman said one of the keys to her long life was staying away from men completely (also listed: regular exercise and a daily bowl of porridge). I’ve had similar conversations with my mother and when I asked about her “needs,” she replied “I’ve had more than enough of THAT. I just want somebody to pay these bills. Other than that, I don’t want to be bothered.”
I don’t even want to know how much sex one has to have before they’ve decided “That’s enough.” Good news is, I’ll have my mama around for at least another 35-40 years. Continue reading →
A couple of days ago, I hopped in a time machine and revisited blog posts from 2012. I was one writing ass blogger during that summer (thanks to a #30in30 blogging challenge I joined in August). It made me nostalgic for the days when I wrote consistently and so I have stumbled into my first resolution for 2015: to get back to weekly posting. What better way to get my hands moving than an edition of Skinny Bits.
In the first of a series of fresh starts I’m giving myself for my upcoming birthday (We’re one week away from 31), I gave my blog a new, minimalist look. Purging and simplifying will be the theme of the coming year but more on that in next week’s birthday post. For now, I want you to check out my pretty new clean design. To scratch the writing itch and give you a reason to check out the new digs, I’m answering five random questions that I found in various corners of the internet. I may make this a weekly practice to keep things moving around here. Here goes:
One: If you could live in any home on a television series, what would it be?