…More Than Sweet Potatoes

The SidePiece: January 30th, 2016

To Recap the previous blog post: Moved to Arizona in December 2015 Started playing kickball January 2016 Met The SidePiece at a bar and then house party January 16th, 2016 … Continue reading

July 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Last Times I Tindered (Part 1)

In reading back through previous blogs (and feeling like a piece of shit that I haven’t been writing as often as I once did) I realized I never finished talking … Continue reading

January 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

When a Panda Leaves An Owl

So I had successfully disarmed his bomb…but was about to hit him with mine.  Well, not exactly.  Date numero uno I told him that my goal was to move to … Continue reading

April 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

When a Panda Learns How to Dismantle The Owl’s Bomb

After inviting The Owl over to have a stay-at-home date of dinner and a movie, The Owl was full of amazing bacon-y goodness and beer, and we started making out. … Continue reading

April 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

When a Panda Invites an Owl to Vegas

There I am, all smitten kitten about The Owl.  Driving back home to take Gizmo to therapy/work, I couldn’t stop smiling.  I tried.  It didn’t work.  I wanted to go … Continue reading

March 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

When a Panda Goes to Have Drinks With an Owl

Where we left off in our story, The Owl and I had been having a rough go of making plans to hang out with each other.  Through my insane travels … Continue reading

March 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

When a Panda Meets an Owl

Once upon a time, I randomly joined one of my friends at a brew bus party.  For those of you who don’t know, the brew bus is a very fun … Continue reading

March 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

But How Did We Get Here? (Part 4)

(Part 1) (Part 2) (Part 3) July 16th, 2014 – I found a stray cat and helped her find a forever home.  Tito Merlot Licksalot was sitting between my neighbors … Continue reading

September 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Napoleon: Corsica is Waiting

Previously, in our Napoleon story, the two of us girls had finally opened the dialogue about having dated the same person.  We were pretty toasty from all the wine and … Continue reading

May 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Napoleon: The Keys Trip

Last week, in the Napoleon saga, we had ended our “courtship” and decided we were done dating. Well, I had decided we were done dating.  He had decided to avoid … Continue reading

May 11, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Lone Panda: Adages about Love

Jeez. There really is a saying for every possible aspect of love and relationships, isn’t there? There are plenty of fish in the sea. You’ll find love when you’re not … Continue reading

May 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Napoleon: When You’re Right, You’re Right.

When we last discussed Napoleon, I had come to a realization that he didn’t seem ready for dating me/hanging out with me.  I was super predictable and called him out … Continue reading

May 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Napoleon: Are You Ready For This?

Last week in our Napoleon saga, I had gone on our weekend trip solo.  He had spent much of my time there texting me letting me know he felt as … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · 3 Comments

Napoleon: The Trip and The Touching

Last we discussed Napoleon, I had made him pancakes for National Pancake Day and he had made me corned beef and cabbage for St. Patrick’s Day.  Then we discussed taking … Continue reading

April 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Napoleon: Holiday Cooking and The Offer

Last I left off in the Napoleon story, I shared our second sushi date, the time I made him a home cooked meal and then he stopped me from getting … Continue reading

April 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Napoleon: More of the Same

Last in the Napoleon Saga, I had spent my Valentine’s Day making out and playing MASH.  Basically, a pre-teens dream Valentine’s Day.  After that we had spent a lot of … Continue reading

March 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Napoleon: Bar Adventures and Valentine’s Day

Last we discussed Napoleon, we had gone on a delightful little sushi date which included a free bottle of hot sake.  Afterward, we hung out at my house for a … Continue reading

March 23, 2015 · 3 Comments

It Happened So Quickly: A Coming of Age Tale

I feel like I’ve written a lot about my dating life as of late.  What I have not done is written a lot about sex.  I originally didn’t write anything … Continue reading

March 19, 2015 · 6 Comments

Napoleon: Meeting and Eating

With The Bachelor story over and done with (sad, I know) I realize I have a wide open space to fill with yet another dating series.  So get excited.  It’s … Continue reading

March 16, 2015 · 3 Comments