Meet my partner in crime from this past weekend: Ashley. This photo was taken on Saturday evening, after about 10 hours of drinking (seriously) before we left to embark on a few more hours. (Note: That plan didn't last as long as we had planned.) But let's rewind a bit and go back to the beginning of this … Continue reading bobcats, buckeyes, and steelers…ohmy what a fantastic weekend!
The kids arrived on Friday afternoon after a 9 hours drive from Pittsburgh and departed this morning for their dreaded return trip. While I'm definitely craving some 'me' time and a strong desire to get myself back on schedule, I really am disappointed to see them go. Not only did I enjoy their company, but … Continue reading four days and four nights with my parents
The long 4th of July weekend is coming to an end, and not one post has been typed by these fingers. But let me tell you that I've stared at this computer screen each of the past three days- multiple times- trying to capture all of the rubbish going on in my mind into words. Nothing. Blogger's … Continue reading the reason one writes isn’t the fact she wants to say something. she writes because she has something to say.
It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. ~e.e. cummings When people write about their weekend in Chicago, their stories are typically filled with touristy attractions, adventures at Cubs' game, trips down Michigan Avenue, and many meals of pizza and hot dogs. But that is 'them' and this is me. The … Continue reading don’t ask what the world needs. ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. because what the world needs is people who have come alive.
It's 6:30 pm CT on Saturday evening, and while there are hundreds of things I could be doing right now...but none of them are appealing to me. I actually have 2 Netflix DVDs that have been staring me down for the past month and my body isn't responding to their "Finally watch me!" plea. The … Continue reading friday night shenanigans with the morels