I woke up to a beautiful fall day. The sun was shining brightly, I was up early and had my prayer time as well as some time for coffee with my dear husband and to read the paper. Still I was experiencing a distinct case of ennui. I just wasn't feeling it today. I lingered […]
Sports and physical fitness are incredibly important in American society. It only takes the watching of one professional game of anything to realize that we are a sports loving people. We overpay athletes, jump through enormous hoops to procure tickets and watch games, we root wholeheartedly and sincerely for “our team” and we delve into […]
Their snowman inspiration has been coming from Calvin and Hobbes. This lines the walk their father walks up and down to go to work. He's finding it disconcerting. Especially the one with the unibrow.
For today's feast day I decided to recreate a tea time that we had six years ago. It was fun to look back at this post and see that the older ones are not available for these things anymore, the middle ones are much bigger and young ones are middlish and the baby was yet to be. […]
So if a good friend who is knowledgable about these things asks you if you want to go camping and diamond mining with some other good friends what do you do? Even if you are not an nature mom by nature? You pack some wine and go. Particularly since one of the kids is doing earth […]