It’s funny how the most disastrous events have a way of bringing things into focus like nothing else can. Last summer, my then TV agent talked me into going for an audition to read news for a cable operation. Maybe it was the bump on my head I sustained trying to reach past the jeans [...]Read More →
You know why Good Enough Mother is not a big fan of reality television? Because my whole life is a reality show. Similar to The Truman Show, only cameras are not there to capture every waking moment of madness.
So after our first day of Road Trippin we pulled into Rocky Mount, NC, the halfway point between NY and SC, to rest for the night. Cool place, dog friendly hotel with a diner in the parking. Good thing because the kids were starving.
I got us all checked in then ran over to the diner to get what was shaping up to be more of a buffet than a late night snack. It was 9:23. The diner closed at 9 pm. WHAT??
I live in NY where diners are open 24 and 7. Yes, even on Christmas day at two in the morning you can get yourself a meatloaf platter if you so desire. New York yes. Rocky Mount, no.Read More →