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Photobucket Sucks and My Blog Looks Like Crap

Eight years ago, when I started this blog, I was the (hugely pregnant) mother of a four-year-old and a two-year-old. Despite the fact that I was peeing all the time - and changing diapers, and being whined at and clung to - I spent three grueling days figuring out how to make it look nice and professional. I didn't want just any old blog template because Fighting off Frumpy was going to be awesome. So I worked late into the night, exhausted. I picked out graphics and colors. I read tutorials. (I'm pretty sure all the frowning I did is responsible for about 15% of my forehead wrinkles.) I taught myself, a complete novice, enough HTML to design my own site and make it look like the Frump you've all come to know.

I did this pregnant and with toddlers. Now that's dedication, y'all.

Obviously, I don't write here as often as I used to; life, and work, has gotten in the way. But this blog contains eight years of memories and hilarity, and it's still as much my &qu…

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