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Thursday, February 13, 2014

What Did You Want To Be When You Grew Up?

Are you livin' the dream? When you think about your childhood dreams, do you think, "What the &^%* was I thinking?" or "I always knew I would be a ----!" or "I wish I had followed that dream?"
Once I gave up the dream of being a truck driver, I set my sights on being a cast member of SNL. I wanted to be part of anything that could make my parents laugh until they fell on the floor. (Wait, maybe booze were involved?)
My siblings and I had built in material with a mom like this:

I still pretend that I am on SNL...I have friends that some might call "enablers." If "Schweddy Balls" and "Martha Stewart's Dickie" had a baby, it would be this:

Meet me In The Powder Room today and tell me your childhood dreams.


  1. its never too late to follow that dream of being in a big rig! :)

    1. That's right! I still think it would be fun to turn the back of a big rig into a party place!

  2. I still remember this dickie video from when you first recorded it and I still love it. Long live the dickie!

  3. LONG LIVE THE DICKIE! Thanks, Meredith!

  4. Hey, I think I'm with you on that. :) Nice insights


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