Archive for September 2011

2 AM and I'm Still Awake…

But I’m not writing a song.* I wish I was writing a song. But instead I have to pee. But I can’t. Oh, I’ve tried. Several times. Have you ever seen the movie “A League of Their Own”? Do you remember this part? That’s the part where Tom Hanks goes to the locker room urinal and…

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Five On Friday – September 23, 2011

I’ve only listed five things, but I’m very wordy today. If you plan on staying with me until the end here, you might want to grab a cup of tea and settle in. 1.     Katie is currently singing “On My Own” for voice lessons right now. Her dream is to play Eponine in the high…

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Gluten Tag, Mein Freunds

I’m thinking of going gluten-free. Or at least mostly gluten-free. Or maybe I’ll start with little baby steps and go gluten-free for breakfast. There’s no gluten in coffee, right?? Last November I had a bout with diverticulitis and it was not pleasant. I’ve also had other issues throughout my GI tract and I’m thinking it…

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Five (+1) On The Day After Friday

I was on the run all day yesterday and the only chance I had to do my Five on Friday post (3rd edition) was as I was climbing into bed last night, but I would have had to do it on my iPhone and there was no way that was happening. So I’m changing things…

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Five On Friday, September 2011, 2nd edition

1.  The 2011/2012 preschool year started this past Tuesday. It’s great to hear the sound of laughing kids (which is MUCH better than the sound of crying kids) and it’s nice to have the teachers back in the building. This is my third year of starting up the school and every time I think I’ve finally got it under…

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The Perfect Ending

I am feeling such a contentment at this moment and here’s why. At this very moment I’m sitting in the comfy chair, sporting thermal jammies and fuzzy socks because it’s a chilly evening, drinking a cup of decaff and eating Kellie Crack. As all the cool kids say, BE JEALOUS  

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Photography Lessons Learned

I shot a wedding with my friend, Gail, yesterday. Every time I take pictures with her I learn something and yesterday was no exception. Here’s what I learned: Lesson Number One When you try on more than one size of the same shoe at a “self-serve” shoe store, make sure you put the correct shoes…

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Five on Friday – First Edition

My friend, Gretchen, stole borrowed this from my friend, Susan, so I’m stealing borrowing it from Gretchen and, in effect, Susan. Five Random Facts 1. Yesterday in my mad dash to get home from work, take Katie to voice, run errands while she was at voice, get her back home, inhale a bite to eat,…

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