Posted in June 2012

OUR NEW FURRY FRIENDS

OUR NEW FURRY FRIENDS

Lately there has been a lot of bad news around me.  Cancer, people dying, negative, negative, negative.  Usually I don’t internalize the negativity quite so much, but lately I haven’t been sleeping and thinking negative thoughts.  I think part of it is that we’ve been so busy that I’ve had no down time and when … Continue reading

FATHER’S DAY

FATHER’S DAY

“One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.” — George Herbert Happy Father’s Day weekend to fathers everywhere!

MY DYSFUNCTIONAL RELATIONSHIP WITH IKEA

MY DYSFUNCTIONAL RELATIONSHIP WITH IKEA

Yes I have a relationship with ikea and yes we fight all the time!  My dysfunctional moments start off innocently enough,  a tiny little Ikea pamphlet will arrive in the mail and  as I scour through the pages my mouth starts to salivate.  See I love Ikea and those little pamphlets offer inspiration, hopes and … Continue reading

WHEN I WAS

WHEN I WAS

This quote was taken from expand the horizon: When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down happy. They told me I didn’t understand the assignment. … Continue reading

VIVA LAS VEGAS

VIVA LAS VEGAS

Here we are in Las Vegas. This is part SIX of the trip.  Our drive started from Vancouver, Canada through Oregon, California, Arizona and now Nevada.  I’m not really a Vegas person and I was leaning toward skipping Vegas, but my husband said “you must see Vegas before you die!”   Honestly, there are many … Continue reading