There we were, 6:30am, Little Em laying across the bed with her head hanging down in front of me so I could work on the back braids of an elaborate hair-do for her gymnastics meet that day and it hit me: all over the Valley there were girls doing the exact same thing, getting their…Read more Life Imitating Art
Okay, this is one of my soap boxes... do you know when the 12 days of Christmas actually are? I know a certain reporter who does not know. So today, December 27th, is the 2nd or 3rd day of Christmas, depending on whether or not you count Christmas or you count Epiphany. I like to…Read more 12 Days of Christmas
Woohoo! It's Friday the 13th! Oddly enough, my daughter's school is having their Christmas program today... interesting. Maybe that's why they are having it in the church this year instead of the gymnasium... trying to hold off the unlucky Friday the 13th mojo. I like Fridays which happen to be the 13th. My daughter was…Read more Friday the 13th
My dog has been begging me for treats all night and I don't have any dog treats to give him, he already ate what I bought last Saturday at Petco. Then I remembered: he likes dry pasta! I gave him several strands of dry spaghetti and he was happy. Crazy dog, but at least he's…Read more My Crazy Dog!
I couldn't believe my eyes when I found this a Fred Meyer last night. It's a six-pack of my FAVORITE Blue Moon brew. I usually have to buy a 12-pack sampler to get 3 bottles. I am happy. 🙂 Sent from my Verizon Wireless 4G LTE smartphone
*****SPOILER ALERT***** So, after last week's season premiere of Haven, all I could say was, "Well played, Syfy, well played." To have Audrey come back as Lexie so that killing Nathan would do nothing to end the "troubles" was a great plot twist. However, tonight I literally squealed in surprise and shock during the last…Read more Friday night TV viewing
I got to gymnastics today and I'm talking to my mom while I tried to find my kid out on the practice floor. Just as I spotted her, my mom says, "Yes, that's a new leo[tard] - I had a leo in my had three or four times today but when we got here I…Read more Time for another gymnastics update (sort of)