July 22 14

What’s on your travel bucket list? Come on, I know you have one.  Mine is filled with all sorts of interesting places to see and visit. Martha’s Vineyard. Israel (with the whole family). Seeing the Northern Lights in Iceland. New Orleans. Scotland. Florence. Portland. Northern Ireland. Maldives. Prague. Portofino. Santorini….

July 20 14

I’m having a tough, tough time with social media right now. As always, there are goods and bads to this ability to see things happen in real time. The newspaper that immediately gets thrown right into the recycle bin goes unread because I’m getting my news immediately from Twitter, from…

July 16 14

It took us one whole day to start spoiling our for-two-whole-weeks only child. Hey, wanna take Josh to see the new Planet Of The Apes movie? Popcorn dinner? Look, if it’s good enough for monkeys wearing pants, it’s good enough for me. I think those are chimpanzees. Whatever. Where’s my…

July 14 14

Remember that ’80s show Out Of This World with the girl who was a half alien and had that weird cube-like contraption that she talked to and could stop time with her fingers? Well, the ’80s were a really weird time, for sure, but that superpower? That’s one that I’d…

July 9 14

For no reason other than being born into the family that they were, my children are experiencing somewhat of a pinball-esque childhood. As it is, the elementary school that all three of my children currently attend is their fourth. They are like army brats without the army. We have moved…

July 7 14

“I’ll be exactly 15 minutes, I just have to put my face on!” I exclaimed, racing into my bathroom to finish getting ready, so the impatient one will stop standing by the door tapping his foot and clucking his tongue. I’m always the last one. Because I need to play…

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