Tagged with rant

Wii Fit

(originally posted on LiveJournal) Max bought a Wii Fit, probably about a month ago. The Wii Fit will not register Jack, because, even when he’s standing relatively still, it tells him he’s fidgeting. My Wii Fit age is 46. I’m 33. Almost 34. I couldn’t do two of the balance tests, because I couldn’t make … Continue reading

Mr. Clueless

(originally posted on LiveJournal) On one of the adoption.com forums, a user with the Id “Mr. Detail” posted this: This is my first post to this forum and I hope to glean some good advice from all of you. My wife and I are born again Christians and have a 4-1/2 yr. old adopted girl from … Continue reading

Today Sucked

(originally posted on LiveJournal) Sassy, our 13 year old cat, hasn’t been eating much since we got Firefly in June. She went through a period of not eating, then ate normally again, but in the past 2 weeks, she’s not been eating. Then, last week, she started throwing up. Max took her to the vet … Continue reading

Scrapbooking? Hah!

Jul. 8th, 2007 at 11:44 PM Today was my scrapbooking day.I do not remember the last time I actually got an appreciable amount of scrapbooking done on my scrapbooking day. Today, Max was having a hard time with Jack. Then, I spent most of the day working on this montage page. Sadly, what I wanted to … Continue reading


Apr. 29th, 2007 at 10:26 PM I had a bad day, but not in the normal bad day way.For the past several nights, I’ve not been able to sleep well, despite the drugs. Last night, I had a major attack of heartburn, and was still awake at 3:30am. Today is my scrapbooking day. But I … Continue reading

The New Disney Princess

Mar. 31st, 2007 at 11:14 PM The newest Disney princess will be Maddy – the first black princess. People in the transracial adoption community feel anywhere from happy to FRICKIN ECSTATIC!!!.Newsweek published a blurb about her:“CROWNED: Disney introduced Maddy, its first black princess, but the third – after Mulan and Jasmine – of color. The … Continue reading

NOT Transracial Adoption or Placement

Oct. 13th, 2005 at 9:00 PM I belong to a Yahoo! Group, Transracial Adoption and Placement. Normally, it’s a group of several women and a few men who ask their questions and share their knowledge about various issues facing multi-racial families. When one member finally got her daughter home from Haiti, we congratulated her. When … Continue reading

Gay Marriage

(originally published on LiveJournal) I’ve decided to start with an easy topic: Gay Marriage. I’m pretty sure that I know where my LiveJournal friends stand on this issue, but because I started this fricking web journal to rant, I’m going to rant. The California Supreme Court recently ruled that same-sex partners with children have the … Continue reading