Things I learned today

Today I had to attend a workshop regarding the 6 main priciples of writing. I learned a new use for the words "conventions." I found this quote and loved it, "Human beings have a great need to represent their experience through writing. We need to make our truths beautiful." Lucy McCormick Calkins I was introduced …

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Dinner with Friends

Today we had new carpet installed in our entire house except for the bathrooms and the kitchen. That means about 1300 square feet of carpet went in, and I can't even tell you how it all happened. It took the guys who did it about four and a half hours during which time Tony and …

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Forming the Forms

So we have been waiting and waiting and W-A-I-T-I-N-G for "them" to REALLY get started with the house. The papers are signed, the colors are picked, we are neck deep in getting our current home ready to sell, and all we've seen is a construction road and culverts go in. BUT, TOMORROW they are supposed …

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Why I have “Coolest Wife in the World” Status at My House

Below you will find a picture of Tony's boa constrictor. It's not a gross photo--he is not having dinner or anything. It's just a photo of my two children (82 combined weeks gestation) BESIDE the huge snake. TOUCHING the huge snake. I've mentioned the snake here before, but there has never been an "appropriate" photo--he's …

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