I miss me when I'm not here. For the past few days I've been checking in, hoping against hope that someone might have hacked in and ghost-written me a post. Something witty and heartfelt, maybe. Or uplifting and inspiring. Even something wicked and bitchy. But no. Every time I check, it's the same: "Yosemite Boots." … Continue reading Disclaimer: No Inspiration Here.
My boots came in the mail yesterday. The boots I hiked Yosemite in. After we left the park, we found a post office and stopped and mailed a box home to ourselves hoping to lighten our suitcases and avoid paying the $50 extra for an overweight bag. (It worked, too.) I slit the box top, … Continue reading Yosemite Boots
I don't know what it is, but every single time we go on an adventure, G winds up "saving the day" in some way. She remembers the key thing that everyone else forgets, or rescues someone from disaster, or has the right tool and/or the know-how to fix the car. So yesterday, on our big … Continue reading Solstice Bike Ride 2010
These are the summer potholes. These are the foods and drinks that I need to swerve around all summer in order to stay sleek, lean and svelte. But so far, I haven't been successful and my axle's broken and my bumper's draggin': Bump, bump, bumpety- bump! And it's not even officially summer yet! Tonight we … Continue reading Beer, Pizza, Ice Cream, Wine, Peanut Butter Mousse Pie
Before I left for California, I was all concerned about how I was going to keep up with my posting streak here; how I was going to check email, Twitter, Facebook, etc. I knew I was going to be out of range of Wifi, and maybe even cell phone service, and it was more of … Continue reading The Ten Foot Circle
I am buried in laundry. My house looked AMAZING when I walked in, exhausted, after a week away. (yay me for cleaning!!) My trip to Yosemite was... (adjectives fail me) Spectacular? Yeah, that's getting warm, but it was more than that. Here's what I DIDN'T do: I didn't pick up my pen once the whole … Continue reading My Vacation
Well I discovered last night at the Apple store in Rochester that there is no gizmo that will let me upload pics directly into my Ipod Touch. Oh but let me just tell you about the Apple Store on a Saturday night! The fondling of the Ipads? Obscene! Everyone including little ones in strollers were … Continue reading JFK