Monthly Archives: July 2014

I love you mower today than yesterday, but not as mulch as tomorrow

I’m having a hard time writing one of my usual cheery mutterings.  I have our fun “F” summer activity completed as well as a family favorite recipe, but the writing of it doesn’t feel right, following the weekend spent with my … Continue reading

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Love can be a touchy subject

I interrupt this summer of happiness with a dose of real life. This past weekend, I shared in the circle of love surrounding my grandmother as she processes this life and moves on to the next one. Several years ago, … Continue reading

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A library should have several floors because it is a multi story building

E is for Education, E-E-Education Ok, give me a little bit of a break, some letters are harder than others! However, this opportunity dropped in our laps and was the perfect afternoon treat.  We were meeting up with friends, who found their … Continue reading

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Long fairy tales have a tendency to dragon

We were recently at a Woodland Fairy birthday party, hosted by long time friends of ours.  The mom is so creative with her party ideas, that I begged her to share her party because it was so cute.  I really didn’t have … Continue reading

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A karate demonstration movie became a block buster

D is for Drive-In, D – D – Drive-in I never realized how genius going to the drive-in is, especially for parents of little ones.  Imagine being able to be out of the house to see a new release, and … Continue reading

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When I was starving to death, my children gave me a raisin to keep on living

“If you were to die in a fiery bus crash, how would you want your mini-ions raised?” That was the essential idea behind a question my sister-in-law and brother-in-law asked us recently.  It made a lot of sense to ask … Continue reading

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I was once camping in the mountains, when it rained. I had to runoff.

C is for camping – c – c – camping! And what an amazingly beautiful trip it was.  It was what Dear Husband wanted for Father’s Day, and it completely delivered. We went to the campground that Dear Husband and … Continue reading

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