enjoying a Long Stretch of Love with Somebody Like You on Clean Rollerblades!

My healing is progressing nicely, thanks for asking! I’m being good, though, following doctor’s orders (mostly) not lifting heavy objects, but that means there’s a delay on my fall decorating, since my hubby has been procrastinating digging out my fall … Continue reading

The Boys of Fall are in the Colder Weather but Autumn Leaves bring The Best Day!

Saturday marked the official first day of fall, and today the hubby’s summer break has come to an end, and it’s back in the classroom corrupting young minds – at least that’s how he likes to describe it…heh! I’m still … Continue reading

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

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

let’s all Get Along – won’t call you Babe and don’t Call Me Sir just appreciate an American Soldier!

Hello to a three-day weekend! Well, this year is a little different, since I pretty much work every day of the week – but since I set my own hours and have total flexibility, I can’t complain. I could have … Continue reading

Shut Up and Dance when there’s Thunder because i’m an All-American Girl so you can Call It What You Want when you’re Young Dumb & Broke!

Monday has arrived! We have been lucky with some awesome sunny days – sure, they’re intermingled with some cloudy days with a spritz or two of rain, but the sun keeps winning out. This week will see even warmer temperatures, … Continue reading

with the Lights Down Low Next To Me with Mom’s Rules not so Delicate

Am I the only one who’s still looking for that lost hour that was taken away last week? I’m sure I won’t find it again until fall, when it makes its glorious return…heh! Meanwhile it’s Monday, and of course Monday … Continue reading