It's Wednesday and as of today I'm a single parent for a couple of days while Nate is traveling. And so, I thought it would be a good reason to do a Humpday Confessions post. So here we go, like Usher sang, these are my confessions. -I sat in cat urine yesterday morning when I… Continue reading Humpday Confessions 7.12.17
Wow. What a gift last week was. It flew by so fast. As I sit here to write this post I can't even wrap my head around all the thoughts and things I want to share. Instead of a play by play recap that will just get long and boring I think I just want… Continue reading Itasca Thoughts
I wanted to pop on today and wish everyone a very Merry Christmas. I'll be away for a couple of days celebrating and enjoying time with my family, but I'll be back later next week with a 2016 recap. Until then, be safe, have fun and enjoy your holiday! Love to you all!
Wednesday night, an innocent man was shot and killed to death during a routine traffic stop less than 20 miles from where I live because of the color of his skin. He did nothing wrong other than have a broken tail light. It was a bitter pill to swallow, having it happen so close to home… Continue reading Finding Peace
This month’s topic for The Circle hosted by Kiki at In It’s Time is a challenging one – a letter to yourself in 10 years. I have done the “letter to your past self” type challenge before, but never one to a future me. I am up to the challenge though! So here we go,… Continue reading The Circle – A Letter to My Future Self
From my little family to yours, I wish you a very Merry Christmas! Thank you for sharing in my world, it means more than I can say!
I finally had a chance over the weekend to sit down and watch the documentary “I Am Big Bird” which details the life and career of Carroll Spinney. Carroll Spinney has played Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on Sesame Street for its entire run to date – over 45 years. As a fan of… Continue reading Review – I Am Big Bird
And just like that another month gone by and it's time for Currently with Anne and Jenna again! How do these months keep going by SO FAST? Oh yeah, leaving an old job and starting a new one will do that I suppose! I was telling Nate the other day that we're getting into the… Continue reading Currently in October
If you're a newer reader to the blog, you might not know that Nate and I are home brewers. Well ok, Nate is a home brewer, I just help out and give him ideas. We've been brewing for seven years now and for each of those seven years we have had a yearly tradition of… Continue reading Oktoberfest Celebration
It was the worst of times. Ok I kid. But our Labor Day weekend was a little up and down this year. We made the most of it even with some less than ideal moments. Friday was pretty low key, we took Ollie to the park even though it was crazy hot outside, put him… Continue reading It was the best of times…