It's been quite a week around here, heavy with context, parent stuff, and well, grumpiness from a variety of sources. I think I could use a break from all the deep thinking. With that in mind, I've decided to ease things up a little around here. So everyone crack open the beverage of your choice, … Continue reading Pity the poor Werewolf
I'm in a mood. And when I say in a mood, I mean a bad one. I won't torment you all with the boring details as I assume most of you swing by here for a few hundred words intended to convey some minor entertainment value rather than to listen to me complain. Well, I … Continue reading Could you be a grump a little further away?
Because I went hog-wild last night with a post that was the online equivalent of War and Peace, and then tacked another 1500 words onto my fledgling novel, I figured maybe I'd take it easy on you tonight and try to keep the word count to a minimum. Especially since I don't have a heart-warming … Continue reading Extra crispy rambling with a side of ramblies
The Puddinpop had one of those days, the kind your momma warned you about. He started this morning off with a healthy dose of poor attitude, which sometimes just happens when you're seven years old and the oldest kid in the family. I have no doubt all the eldest children in the world know exactly … Continue reading Thank you, Betty Crocker
Welcome to August. Now we have officially reached us some "dog days." The thermometer has more or less been hovering near the 90-degree or higher mark for some time, and my grass has gotten to the point where the manual addition of water will be required to keep it from becoming as brown and crunchy … Continue reading Did I say I liked summer?
Friday – Cincinnati Zoo plus writing Took kids to the zoo; spent much more time finding Wolf Woods than expected: check Located Wolf Woods in time to get The Attitude home for late afternoon nap: check Seriously, Wolf Woods was on our must see list the moment we walked into the park. Unfortunately, they don't … Continue reading Weekend Checklist