Daily Archives: November 3, 2015

“Fall”ing Apart

One of my kitchen chairs has developed a wobble. Just a little one. We use it when we have to, but we know to sit at the edge. And most visitors have discovered that the roll-away screen door will snap violently open when you touch it – sometimes when you just look at it – […]

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The Amazing Race

I’m on the way to Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Between home and there, we have to cross Nevada and Utah. The plan is to drive to Richfield, Utah on day one and the rest of the way on day two. There are three other families driving this route at the same time, spread out along the […]

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Tramplin’ the Trampoline

There are perfectly legit reasons why I have a bad memory. Some events should just be chalked up to rotten parenting and blacked out. We got our family a massive 16’ diameter trampoline one Christmas. We set it up in the center of the yard, with a direct view from the kitchen window. There were […]

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Fashion Police Part 1

Here’s the thing. It’s not so much that I dislike clothes shopping. It’s just that I am so overwhelmed with my choices. I will procrastinate until it’s dire straights and then fling myself into the mall hoping to find just one top that I like. I know what I want, but no one seems to […]

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