A carton of ice cream and an infomercial changed my life…
My future went exactly as planned.
Become High School Valedictorian. Check
Graduate College Summa Cum Laude. Check
Get a Good Job. Check
Become Financially Independent. Check
Making those things happen never left time for school dances, boyfriends or even a single real date. Not that it mattered, since guys never looked at the tall chubby nerdy girl.
Now, I’m a thirty-something woman and I still might as well be invisible. No one sees me anyway. Working six days a week and spending most of the seventh doing laundry or watching TV doesn’t leave time for much else. How did the perfect life become boring?
When my best friend agrees to jump into the exciting unknown with me, endless opportunities appear.
None of them make my heart flutter until I see him. How can a man I’ve only glimpsed across a room make me feel like this?