Health and Fitness · Quotes and Thoughts

Looking For a Break, a Healthy Break- Please?

...because my family is three for three now, and it is really getting to be annoying. "The most poetical thing in the world is not being sick.” GK Chesterton The Husband and I were excited to attend Family Week and spend time with The Girl. It had been six weeks since we dropped her off… Continue reading Looking For a Break, a Healthy Break- Please?

Random Goofiness

💩💩💩 Essential Emojis for Communicating with Your Teen:

Are you annoyed with your teen for spending waaaaay too long in the bathroom? Looking to elicit a laugh from the loo? Share this with them the next time they text you from the throne, and maybe your teen might reply to you, too: Bonus: see here, an actual text conversation from teen who received this… Continue reading 💩💩💩 Essential Emojis for Communicating with Your Teen:

Food and Drink

Classic Cocktails- The Sidecar as a Friday Nights après Move-In Drink

This is a Side Car. I've never had a sidecar until a couple weeks ago. I highly recommend such a drink after you move your first-born child into her college dorm. Cognac, Cointreau and lemon juice... how can you go wrong with all of this citrusy goodness? I think this is my new favorite, along… Continue reading Classic Cocktails- The Sidecar as a Friday Nights après Move-In Drink

Quotes and Thoughts

Unwelcome Firsts… No Parent’s Night… Time to Move On and Move In

"How did it get so late so soon? It's night before it's afternoon. December is here before it's June. My goodness how the time has flewn. How did it get so late so soon?" Dr. Seuss We have attended every one of both of our children's Parent's Nights offered by their schools. From preschool, to… Continue reading Unwelcome Firsts… No Parent’s Night… Time to Move On and Move In

Food and Drink · Quotes and Thoughts

Farewell Dinner = Sushi Win for Me!

“It is always sad when someone leaves home, unless they are simply going around the corner and will return in a few minutes with ice-cream sandwiches.” Lemony Snicket, Horseradish Tonight The Husband and I took The Girl out to get dinner at one of her favorite restaurants. She is leaving this week for college and… Continue reading Farewell Dinner = Sushi Win for Me!