I had preliminarily identified our front porch nesting birdie as a robin. I wasn't sure, since I couldn't see her whole self.
Yesterday morning, my husband was in his office, which looks out on the front porch and yard. He witnessed a bi... Read more
Our neighbors are moving. :(
This is the young family with two small boys who live behind us. They moved in two weeks after us in April, 2008.
I know it sounds really stupid to be so sad over neighbors moving.
We've become reall... Read more
First, I'm not losing any weight, and that's my own damned fault.
Second, I hate people who bitch all the time, and I've been feeling really crappy, so I don't want to post. Today started out GREAT - we were going to go to our favorite nur... Read more
I spent the day making a vat of marinara sauce and 15 pounds of Italian meatballs.
The neighbors behind us came over for dinner - Mom is out of town, but Dad the the boys had meatball sammiches with us, followed by a glorious dessert of J... Read more
I'm still alive. :) Thank you for many kind inquiries, and one a$$-whupping from El Seabee! grin!
After we returned from Atlanta, I developed a hellish sinus infection with a low-grade fever. The doc prescribed antibiotics for that, an... Read more
We're in Hotlanta for a family wedding. Boy, howdie, that's one long flight from Portland, Oregon! :) And we were smack in the middle of the Crying Baby section. Poor bebes! :( We put on our headphones and our neck pillows and chilled. Th... Read more
My mother married her third husband when I was 8.
My mother was really never quite together. She was 17 and in High School. I was her firstborn, and then my sister arrived...then she divorced, remarried...my brother came along in 1965. ... Read more
We had a blast!
For those of you old enough to know who Ravi Shankar was, Norah Jones is his daughter.
She is an accomplished musician, and has a marvelous voice. Her music is a ... Read more
We ended up not bowling, but it's all good. We had a great night with friends.
Our 'nephews' - the two young boys from next door came over while we were cooking, so we hung out with them for a while. They are 4 and 8 and recently their mo... Read more
Lol! We have neighbors coming over for deenir - they weren't able to make it last weekend because of work. He is a physicist and she is a chemist and they both are slaves for - I mean work for - Intel. They are ALWAYS on call - I see them lea... Read more
Most of it is just regular stuff but darn it I have to - and I mean HAVE TO - go clothes shopping tomorrow.
We are going to my husband's niece's VERY posh wedding in Atlanta next weekend, and I am invited to several other related events - w... Read more
Oh my dog - we had a busy day today! After having contractors here last week making drywall dust all over, R and I cleaned like maniacs today - very nice to have at least our downstairs tidied up!
I cooked a grill full of smoked baby back ... Read more