Monthly Archives: August 2010

Putt-Putt Provisions

The parking lot seemed empty when I pulled in. I didn’t think anyone had arrived yet, but I was a little late, so I watched and waited for the others to arrive. A few cars of moms and children pulled into the lot and entered the building. I gingerly followed behind them. Instantly, the game room screamed at me like I’d entered into the “zone” …

Tis the Season

Yesterday, I found myself singing the Eagle’s Christmas song, of all things… “Bells will be ringin’…” I found it funny, that I was unconsciously thinking “tis the season” for school to start. It snuck up on us just like the Christmas holidays. Where did our summer go? The school season is quickly approaching and as a former teacher, …

Battle with the Bushes

Have you ever had a day when you were so dead set on doing accomplishing a task that nothing would stop you? Well, I had one of those days yesterday! For weeks I would drive up my drive way and my eyes would gravitate to my overgrown bushes in the front yard; they looked so scraggly I could hardly stand it. My husband usually does the trimming, but …

A Natural Remedy

With the busy summer and three kids, I don’t get to sit down and catch up on the news much, but I am sure you have heard the good news recently that tiny oil-eating microbes are absorbing the oil in the Gulf. Over 5.5 million barrels of oil escaped and now authorities are having trouble accounting for it. An article recently titled, “No One Knows …
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