Monthly Archives: September 2013

A cook made pancakes flippantly.

Now that dear husband and I are back from our epic 10 year anniversary trip, it’s time to buckle down and focus on the Oktoberfest that we planned for the very next weekend. If I might add a party planning … Continue reading

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Each time I tried shooting blindfolded I found it an aimless pursuit.

My dear husband has been inadvertently shaming me. After getting up at 5:10 in the morning, commuting almost two hours to work, working an active 9 hour day, commuting almost two hours home, grilling the meat for our dinner and … Continue reading

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Organ donors put their heart into it.

We’re moving on to our next great adventure – Oktoberfest!! In 2007, dear husband and I took a trip to Europe, starting in Prague, heading to Munich and ending up in Zurich.  While we were in Munich, we met up … Continue reading

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I needed a raise in my allowance. Mowing the grass all summer just wasn’t cutting it.

I’ve written a lot about our 100 Acts of Summer Awesomeness.  For the most part, there were few duplicates.  It was an adventure and it encouraged us to play, all summer.  I’m so glad we did it; it really kept … Continue reading

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A box full to the brim with jelly jars is jam-packed.

I did it. I DID IT! I got through 100 Acts of Summer Awesomeness! And here was how I finished it. I had a tough day ahead, so planned some great fun activites. We started with #9 – Baking soda … Continue reading

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The two pianists had a good marriage. They always were in a chord.

Dear Husband, On this, our 10 year wedding anniversary, I wanted to list 10 things I love about you. 1) I love that sometimes when our eyes meet, we know exactly what each other is thinking. 2) I love your … Continue reading

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No one wanted to see the naked banana. I guess it just lacked appeal.

It was a hot day.  It was a cranky day.  As Mini-ion #1 would say, “a long day, mommy”.  Even before Mini-ion#2’s nap, I knew it was going to be a rough early evening.  So I took fate into my … Continue reading

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