Archive for October 2010

In Which I Curse My Lack of Camera And Eat

Terri came to Mom & Dad’s a couple days before I got there so she could go home early for her grandson’s birthday. So Friday she packed up and headed back to Fort Worth. Not only was it another lazy morning for Mom and Dad and myself, it was an entire day of utter relaxation.…

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In Which I'm Entertained and Eat

Thursday morning was another lazy morning. But then really. Is there any other kind? My mother isn’t much of a movie goer, but we wanted a girls’ day out that included a movie. So the four of us had a quick lunch at Wendy’s and saw You Again. VERY cute! I had to play bad daughter…

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In Which I Explore And Eat

Terri and I stayed at Mom and Dad’s apartment and Wednesday morning we lazed around for a bit: sipping coffee; eating zucchini bread; and catching up. Finally we got dressed and Michele came over to take us exploring. Mom and Dad stayed put and we girls went to Aztec Ruins National Monument. When I say…

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In Which I Leave and Arrive

Last Monday was a day of getting ready for my trip to New Mexico to hang out with some family – namely my parents. But my sister, Michele, lives just a few blocks (big blocks) away and my other sister, Terri, drove out from Texas. All of us in one place at one time could…

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The Delusion That Was Camp Lynchburg

Another overdue post. So what else is new?  The whole Camp Lynchburg thing is over. I can’t pretend anymore. My baby boy, my first born, my male heir is in college. But I’m okay with it. I guess the camp delusion eased me into the truth.      While Todd and Taylor were in class, this is…

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Isn't It Ironic

Almost eight years ago I received a phone call from Diane, the sister of my very best childhood friend, Cindy. She called to tell me that Cindy had been diagnosed with breast cancer.  I fell apart. I’d never had a close friend with such a horrid disease and for it to be this woman who had…

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