It’s here. My kids’ very first official day of summer vacation 2013. And ironically, I woke up and popped out of bed at the usual 6 am time. Never fails. The kids, though, are knocked out and still sleeping. Young body clocks seem to have a quicker adjustment time…lucky ducks. Over the weekend, we stopped… Continue reading What the Hell!
Last week, my family and I went on vacation. We packed up, headed out of suburbia and fled northward, as we do every year. Woods, lakes, fishing, kayaking, swimming and boating were our bedfellows for nine luscious, scrumptious days. We unplugged and were the better for it. There are no Starbucks. If you want a… Continue reading One slice of Americana, please
This past weekend was my husband’s birthday. And one of his favorite things in the world is ice cream. He’s 42. Go figure. Give this man a bowl of good chocolate ice cream and he’s in heaven. Seriously. Talk about being easily satisfied in life. As I love to bake for birthdays, I decided to… Continue reading I’m Going to SCREAM!
The universe is full of magical things, patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper. -Eden Phillpotts There was a substitute teacher when I was in high school who, as I think about it now, was really a crummy substitute teacher. He didn’t even attempt to take control of the class or teach anything that the… Continue reading Happy Accidents