Monthly Archives: August 2013

My Girls Are Funny, Kinda.

Kids 1 and 2 did a road-trip this weekend. I wanted to say it was EPIC, but in fact, it was to Boise, Idaho. So, not particularly epic, I guess. But still, so fun for them. My sister’s family, complete with 2 girls very nearly my 2 oldest Kids’ ages, lives in the Portland area, […]

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On blogging and plans.

I was thinking ¬†about posting on this here blog this morning. I really was. Planning it, even. It was a clever post detailing my underwhelming admiration of Ryan Gosling, and about how whenever I see one if those “Hey, Girl” memes I just see the scrawny, awkward Ryan Gosling from “REMEMBER THE TITANS” — remember […]

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The Things

Happenings are happening all over the place around here. The baby. (I KNOW he’s nine. And a half. Stop reminding me.) He’s playing tackle football. With helmet and pads and those cutest stretchy pants. Oh, the heart. Kid 3 has read a book a day this week (Rick Riordan’s Heroes of Olympus series) in anticipation […]

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First Day; Also Karma

I go to work in about 90 minutes. It’s District Training this week, and there are things. Things to worry for. Not very many. But still. A list. Things to be Nervous About 1. What am I wearing? 2. My hair. It’s notorious for not cooperating. 3. Do I bring lunch? Will they let me […]

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Shall We Discuss Virginia Woolf?

Oh, Virginia. I tried to love you, back in my younger days. I read something of yours that someone suggested and I didn’t get it and I moved away, like you were some strange spicy curry that my thoughts weren’t ready to taste and enjoy. But today, today you have filled my whole soul up […]

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