The Girl had to read Paulo Coelho's "The Alchemist" as a freshman English summer assignment. She racked up several more novels over her high school career and frankly, I probably have not read half of them myself even though I have been quite a reader over the years. The Boy received his summer assignments recently and… Continue reading June Read: The Alchemist, by Paulo Coelho
"With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts." Eleanor Roosevelt I've had a lot of fun planning, and my calendar is filling up with adventures big and small for the coming year! Occasionally I'll force one of my teenagers to feign interest in my ideas- I'm honestly looking forward to their surprised looks… Continue reading New Day, Words and Thoughts
Looking for a blog about reinventing yourself? Starting new and healthy habits for the New Year? This isn't it. Nope! How about a blog about trying something new? Yep! You've found the right spot on the Intertubes. This is the place to be. Come Be With Me In Twenty-Fiftee... (Just trail off and say the… Continue reading Branching Out? Or… Going Out On a Limb?