It started innocently enough–friends discussing epitaphs via email. One thing led to another and poof–out of the blue there was this amazing story involving a museum in a place with lots of apostrophes (so I am assuming a foreign country) and exquisite art. The story involved once in a lifetime experiences (a blackout in a […]
The drama that is….PICTURE day. Fall picture day. The day yearbook pictures are taken. Sunday night as we are getting ready for the week, “Don’t forget picture day is this week. Be sure you having something nice laid out.” Night of picture day: Mom to daughter, “what are you going to wear tomorrow for picture […]
A whole new meaning to the phrase, “I spent all weekend in the bathroom.” My latest obsession: re-doing my room in soothing, calm colors. I’ve been frantically pinning ideas on Pintrest. I’ve been itching to start the project but have been de-railed my little things such as car accidents, birthdays and such. This weekend was […]
Discombobulated. Disengaged. Wacky. There are a variety of ways to describe my current state. I am sure the actual word used depends on the person you ask. My children would probably use the word MEAN. My husband, well his word of choice might not be printable. My friends would probably sigh and use a $20 […]
1. Monsoon. I arrive at the gym soaken wet. Soaked. Water gushing out of my cute little peep toe heels even before I step into the puddle that is so deep that the water covers my ankle. Hair dripping. But I am determined so I forge ahead into the gym. 2. The number of […]
God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change; courage to change the things I can; and wisdom to know the difference.
Today at the stop light I pulled up to a white mini-van. “Living the mini-van dream” was the ONLY bumper sticker missing from the rear door. This 5 door, white beauty was pimped out–mom style. Macaroni art hung from the rear view mirror. Handprints smeared across the window. You could almost smell the musty odor […]