Archive for December 2008

Just a Quickie

POST, People! A quickie post. Geesh! It’s the day after Christmas and it’s gorgeous here in Palm Desert. I have lots of pictures – like 600 so far. Here are a few highlights: * I got to meet up with HisGirl and Frumpmamma (now known as Fabmamma because she is totally fabulous) on Tuesday morning.…

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Girls Gone Mild!

Katie and I have had a bookend girly day. What I mean by that is we had a girly morning and now we’re having a girly night. This morning we went to the very quaint village of Skippack for manicures and paraffin treatments. We were treated royally and had so much fun! And our hands…

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Even Doctors Have Holiday Spirit

I had my yearly female exam today. Don’t worry. I’m not going to go into great detail about it. I just wanted to share two things with you. 1 – I spied the enemy, the scale, as the nurse and I approached the place where she would take my vitals. I’d been dreading that part…

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It's All About The Weather

It seems that Winter has Wunt. (If Spring was Sprung, doesn’t it stand to reason that Winter has Wunt?) Monday was a very mild if not warm day, but yesterday we had a wintry mix from about 11:00 a.m. until into last night. The kids and I were really hoping for a 2 hour delay…

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Hello. I'm Jenster, But You Can Call Me Grinch

Tis the season to be jolly… whatever. Christmas is not my favorite holiday. Thanksgiving is actually my favorite holiday. There’s no gifting pressure, the food is delicious, and I grew up enjoying most Thanksgivings with grandparents and a large number of aunts, uncles and cousins. Good times. Christmas, on the other hand, inspires so many…

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Here's What's Going On

The first week of my new job has gone pretty well. I have so much to learn, but once I can work for more than 15 minutes without having to ask a question it’s going to be great. For all concerned. Yesterday I spoke for a MOPS group in Bechtelsville (how fun is that to…

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The Latest Scoop

I realize I have been remiss in keeping people informed about the whole potential job thing. Well here’s the deal. This morning I will start my new job as a part time administrative assistant for the preschool and children’s ministry at Christ’s Church of the Valley. I.AM.SO.EXCITED! Forget the actual job – I’m just thrilled…

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Mother of the Year

Seeing as how we’re well into December and I blew any chances for the above distinction back around the first hour day week of January I figure I’ve got nothing to lose. I’ll try again at the first of the year, but for now it’s like I’ve got carte blanche to be the worst mother…

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Let It Snow

Here are a few pictures from our first snow of the year (and Sookie’s first snow ever) two weeks ago.

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