Monthly Archives: October 2008

Happy Halloween?

Can I make a confession here? There are very few things that I hate, but I’m afraid that I hate Halloween. I hate the candy overload. I hate the scary, spooky, ugly, decaying decorations. I hate that Satan has his own holiday and it’s bigger than Christmas. I hate spending hours (and hours) creating costumes […]

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Dream

I woke this morning from a dream. I was pregnant with twins (a boy and a girl). I had a routine doctor’s visit, and he said, “How about we give you an ultrasound?” I asked him why, and he shrugged — as if everyone got one of those. So we did. And I saw the […]

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The D-Word

Okay, so I’m trying this new thing. As previously disclosed, I’m a couple inches too short for my pounds. Now I’ve decided that the height is not likely to change. And it’s not like I’m morbidly obese, or even unhealthy. I’m in decent shape, although riding a scooter with Matthew the other day was more […]

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Do you ever have days when you just KNOW that you should do it all yourself and save the hassle of fielding telephone calls all afternoon? Yeah — delegating is not my strong suit. Apparently I lack the ability to give details concrete enough to get the easy jobs done. How much time/effort/energy did I […]

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What did I think I would be?

If Life As I Live It isn’t quite what I had planned, what was I expecting? What did I honestly think would be my lot? There was a time in the eighties that I was convinced I would marry someone who played the saxophone. Instead I got the guy with the world’s greatest talent for […]

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