F*(K Nature

Things in Erin's Head    I'm learning that whenever I get nervous about sending a newsletter it is probably going to be a good one. Subscribers like you have told me they appreciate this little window into my life and today I'm throwing open the sashes, flinging...

Three Ways to Show the Love

Things in Erin's Head    It's the day of LOVE. Romantic love. Family love. Sleepy, fur-baby love... and CAREGIVER love. I was a featured guest on the Navigating Cancer Together podcast. The host Talaya is a cancer doula and patient advocate and she has this...

Anni, Amori E Bicchieri Di Vino…

Things in Erin's Head    Today was estate planning day. Updates to important documents with our attorney, which involved important conversations. Conversations about mortality. I was proud of myself because instead of pretending I'm not... ME... I blocked off the...

My Deadly Sin of Choice

Things in Erin's Head    Last week was my birthday (HELLO 49... and man, it's the NINE years that tend to get to me more than the actual milestones...). I took the day off and spent it with Jerry. We had a leisurely morning, went to Bonnet House museum for the...

The Year of Ease

Things in Erin's Head    Live and in person, it's WEDNESDAY NIGHT! It is also my birthday eve and I'm coming to you from the comfort of my couch, G&T in hand, stone crab claws in my belly, #NotMyCat at my side, and I'm feeling... at ease. Perhaps for the...

The Time I was a Weather Girl

Things in Erin's Head    It's the recent weather patterns that made me recall this story. Our #Dolphins getting kicked out of the running in Kansas City (I find it cruel and unusual punishment to require humans to run around outside at minus four degrees for any...

Smorgasbord

Things in Erin's Head    The smorgasbord of fun and frolic in my brain is never, ever ending. For today's folly we have short and sweet updates:1)  #NotMyCat approached three strangers and basically begged them to pet her. All at once. Three people petting one...

Erin Unplugged

Things in Erin's Head    Nope, it's not the Eric Clapton kind of MTV Unplugged.  Instead it's the off-the grid kinda unplugged. You see, even though I had planned to take a few days off, it didn't hit me until yesterday morning that I was getting a VACATION. Can...

Holiday Pendulum

Things in Erin's Head      Okay, be HONEST with me. Have you reached that point in the holiday season where you have: A) Dropped to the floor in hysterical laughter for exactly zero reasons.B) Started hitting the coquito a little earlier than usual.C) Hid in...