Post about the adventures of being a teen, cross country and track star, writer and adventures in finding the college to park at for the next four years.
Yellowstone National Park
Seriously this was going to be an amazing vacation at the first National Park, Yellowstone!!! We wandered into the visitors center, picked up Yellowstone National Park, The Official Guide and we were off. Where to first? After white knuckling those mountain roads the day before we decided to keep it close to the […]
Yep we have hit that time of year, our daughter is a junior and we are on the hunt for a tuxedo. Yes she wants to wear a tuxedo, just like Ellen. Not any tuxedo though, she wants a Gatsby Tuxedo as the theme of the Prom is Gatsby. Her date will be wearing a […]
Can you instill passion for a sport in a child?
I think not…. Here is my personal thought on this.
Twenty five years ago I met a boy, he had a passion and I fell in love. His passion is photography and theater design mine was running and riding horses. Twenty five years later and we have […]
If you have taken the time to read the “About Us” page then you know that I have been married to the # One Traveling Companion for 23 years, nearly all of them happily, nearly 🙂 You all know what I am saying 😉
I am also the mother of two girls, a 16 y/o […]
!!!!Holy Mother of ALL Monkey Nuts!!!!!
Who in their right mind would stick gum on the banister?
I clean, a lot. By a lot, I mean I clean the house each day. I wash out the tubs and sinks in the bathrooms, dust and polish and vacuum everyday. I have a problem. I know, and I […]
When is the right age to let a little person teenager get on the train and go downtown with a friend? In other words by themselves, without you, no adult supervision, you get my point right?
I have been on tender hooks all day today, as today was the day that we said “Sure you can […]
Tent camping that is.
Yes, you read that correctly, we took the road trip and camped in a tent. For 20 years Brad and I have wanted to go back and do this vacation all over again. When we first got married, we took a road trip out west and made it as far as South […]
Ten minutes ago I opened up F’s grades to take a look and saw a PSA from the Principle about an App, Yik Yak. Funny thing is that the night before one of F’s really really good friends had mentioned this app on her Facebook wall along with the word Bullying! Last night I had […]
Interesting question right? Well that is what I was asking myself after this morning.
It started out with noticing the weenie dog was not in our oldests bedroom or in ours. That has never happened, nope not once.
On my way downstairs for the coffee, I here her whining at the basement door. Numb nuts had somehow […]
It is exactly what it says it is!
Holy mother of monkeys nuts!!!!!
Sunday morning, and the house work is getting done, the girls have been instructed to clean the hedgie houses. The youngest goes first as she has a friend coming to hang for the afternoon.
Hedgehogs are nocturnal, Scooter is not amused at being woken, but […]