at 22 i remembered 19 You + Me and the 50 Ways to Say Goodbye when we ran into the 5-1-5-0

The heat has finally arrived in the Pacific Northwest, so I can now truly empathize with all my friends who have been dealing with it for a while, now. Since we don’t have central air, we’ve been strategically using fans … Continue reading

I Like Me Better Rich, but if i can’t Talk You Out Of It, i Might As Well Dance!

Hello Monday! I hope everyone getting excessive heat so far this summer has been able to stay cool! We’ve been lucky here in the Pacific Northwest so far this year – no excessive heat and no excessive rain…it’s been awesome … Continue reading

Made in the U.S.A.: American Kids are gonna Party In The U.S.A. because It’s America!

Well hello, Monday! It’s a brand new month! And this week is of course the 4th of July – anyone else already done with the premature fireworks lighter-uppers that stress out the dogs, cats, and kids? I love the 4th … Continue reading

Unlonely when we Start Again as FRIENDS with Girls Like You

The first official week of summer (with school out) is now in the bag! Busy week it was, my sister and her hubby and freshly minted college grad son were here for a visit from Kansas – lots of fun … Continue reading

The Long Way Around, but You’re Still The One because You Belong With Me – it’s Meant to Be

This is it, people! This is the last full week of school for my 4th grader! My 9th grader is in the Virtual Academy, so she has another week beyond this week, but it doesn’t really count, because she ‘goes … Continue reading

when i was 19 Somethin’ in a Photograph nothing was Automatic – those were the Good Old Days!

Those of you (like me) who still have school-aged children – we realized the other day that we’re fast closing in on the end of the school year. Literally a month away – well 3-1/2 weeks, anyway. Where on earth … Continue reading

i wanna be Someone To You Coming Home on One Foot and Have It All!

Can you believe it’s the last day of April? That means summer is right around the corner, people! Looking forward to continuous warm sunny days, how about you? Meanwhile, it’s Monday, and Monday means music! This week is a freebie … Continue reading