Date Archives April 2011

I am a sitcom: My personal online dating implosion

My boss/editor/friend (let’s call her “Jezebel” to preserve her anonymity) is always telling me that my life should be a sitcom. Today I believe her. Let me make this promise right now: You all are gonna looooooove this one. I never, ever write about my dating life in real time or specifically mention anyone I date, but for this entry I must make an exception. So I’ve been on this small, local, dating/social networking site for a while. I haven’t done a whole lot with it — a date or… Read More

The Little Food Drive That Could

Hey all! I was teasing you with some *big news* on my According to Trish facebook page and now it’s time to spill the beans. You may or may not remember my Christmas Eve blog post about the food drive that I run. (You can get a refresher here: Now it appears that one of the major dreams that I’ve been cultivating the past few years is finally coming true. I’m sure I’ll have tons to say about this down the line but for today, I just want to share… Read More

I dare you not to get obsessed with this

Oh, the fun you’re about to have. Ever hear of the Myers-Briggs personality test? The idea is that there are 16 main personality types and this test helps you determine which one you are. It considers things like whether you’re an introvert or extrovert, how you make decisions, what’s important to you, how you filter the world around you, etc. I took it in 1997 and I thought I remembered my result. I recently re-took it to see if anything has changed. Nope. I’m apparently … still me. Only now there’s… Read More