Quotes and Thoughts

Sometimes It Hits You Right in the Feels…

“When mothers talk about the depression of the empty nest, they’re not mourning the passing of all those wet towels on the floor, or the music that numbs your teeth, or even the bottle of capless shampoo dribbling down the shower drain. They’re upset because they’ve gone from supervisor of a child’s life to a… Continue reading Sometimes It Hits You Right in the Feels…

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!

Book of the Month

June Read: The Alchemist- Finished, and Loved It!

"If you pay attention to the present, you can improve upon it. And, if you improve on the present, what comes later will also be better. Forget about the future, and live each day according to the teachings, confident that God loves His children. Paulo Coelho The Alchemist p.103 What a nice, uplifting, positive book!… Continue reading June Read: The Alchemist- Finished, and Loved It!