Tag Archives: family

#ThursdayDoors — The Indianapolis Zoo

The girls and I love the zoo. We could go day after day. The Mister not so much. He goes once a year. We are members, because when you are a family, if you go even twice a year, the … Continue reading

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Oh What to Take?

I believe I mentioned, long, long ago how my husband has THREE family reunions every summer? My family tends only to see one another en masse at funerals and weddings. It exploded in the 70s, my parents blew it up, … Continue reading

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Tis The Day to Be Merry

Tra-la-la-la-la, la-la-la-la! No funny here today. Only smiles. Today is all about the happy! Bubba comes to visit today! I’m workin early, gonna get out with the fam and Master Boombastic. I’ll be takin in the sunshine. I’ll be groovin to tunes, … Continue reading

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Share Your World — May 15, 2017

How many languages do you you speak? Um, I speak English, Sarcasm, and Profanity fluently. I speak French and Toddler proficiently. I speak Spanish poorly, and can only get into trouble in Italian. The latter two, I am much better at reading … Continue reading

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SoCS — This Woman is Done

Managed to get through the week. Thought we’d never get to #ThursdayDoors and Thursday Kittens — thank you for the extras, eschudel. Thought we’d never get home last night. Chose side effects over pain this week. Manic pace. Dizzying. Demanding. So … Continue reading

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Funeral Hat

I began this post last fall, and I don’t know when or if I would have posted it, had I not read Prajakta’s post along the same lines. Just Jot It January brings a lot of inspiration. Today’s prompt is … Continue reading

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Kid Math: It Doesn’t Even Matter

Long ago, in what seems like a distant galaxy (our apartment) I had The Towhead Twins, Bubba and Sissy. Most weekdays, I also had my nephew and another child his age. When you have two kids, more children are actually helpful. … Continue reading

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Just Jotting Share Your World — January 2, 2017

Would you prefer to receive a unicycle, bicycle, tricycle or motorcycle? Perhaps if I lived in an alternate reality where drivers show great respect for life, I would enjoy riding a bicycle. What is one thing you’d like to accomplish this year? I’m not … Continue reading

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One-Liner Wednesday — Who’s to Say?

The Mister said, “We must the best parents ever. Our children never want to leave us…Or, they’re afraid if they leave us alone, we’ll make more of them.” One-Liner Wednesday is brought to you by LindaGHill  

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Chihuly & Stuff at The Children’s Museum

Every time someone posts about Chihuly installations, I say I will have to dig up pictures of mine and then I forget about it. Well, not today! The first time I saw Chihuly’s work was in some coastal walk-in-off-the-street art … Continue reading

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