Friday

Hello! How are you this bright Friday? Here in Tidewater Virginia we’ve been having 70 degree days for almost the entire month of February. At first I resisted (because Spring. Ugh.), but now I’m resigned, and dare I say, delighted about the weather. Playing ultimate frisbee with your entire cohort, while a breeze blows and your […]

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Friday

Happy Friday, my friends! Let’s catch up, shall we? I’m currently sitting cross-legged on my bed, a pile of almost-but-not-quite overdue library books teetering on the shelves above me. I’m trying to pawn my apple chips off on you. They were an impulse buy at Target, and I hate them. Want some? I’ve been busy […]

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We Real Cool

Stayed home sick today with a thriving fever of 103.  I’ve been in bed all day, alternating between feeling well enough to watch The Office and feeling so hazy that sleep feels like the only possible option. Somewhere past Michael hitting Meredith with his car and hour two of my third nap, I got a […]

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What’s Going On

Post theme song: Someday this video will cease to be funny.  Thankfully, that day is not today. While you enjoy the music, here’s what’s going on with me lately: 1. I have finished The Years.  Truthfully, this novel lost me a bit in the middle.  It began spectacularly: it set me up to follow an extended […]

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The Newest Family Member

I meant to post this while it was still Halloween, but became distracted checking out everyone’s costumes on Facebook.  So it goes. What I wanted to say while it was relevant is that things change when this guy comes out of storage every year: My dad bought him on a whim at Menards a few […]

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Lap Swim Musings

Thoughts I have while swimming laps: 1. Remember when I used to be afraid that there was a Great White shark in the pool and that one day it would emerge from the shadowy corner where it’s been lurking for the past two decades and get me? 2. But that can’t happen.  Right?  Right? 3. […]

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