Little things have started to bother me these days. The tiniest of details remind me that I’m not as immune as I thought to being irked. And when that happens, I head to the happy place in my head, where I focus on all the positive little things that I can bring to my mind. A … Read More
I made cookies the other day because Melina was going to have a friend over to play. Thankfully, we still have a few cookies left. And as I am wont to do on a day when I woke up at 4 a.m. (thanks, cat!), I reached for one of them as an after-lunch snack. Those of … Read More
Back when Tim and I got married, we brought together a collection of eclectic dishes. Our cupboards housed green and white plates with blue flowers, chipped 1990s mugs, and Tim’s set of Pfaltzgraff he’d purchased when he found his own place. For most meals, I didn’t care what plate, bowl, or mug I used. Each … Read More
151. Quiet time in the morning. 152. Lego creations that stem from the imagination and not a kit. 153. Word Porn. 154. The movement of a hummingbird’s wings. 155. Email. 156. Fresh-baked cookies of any variety. 157. A letter from an old friend. 158. The rush of cold air that hits your body when you … Read More
141. Bananas. 142. Pictures of kittens. (I’m sure this surprised no one.) 143. Circle pretzels. 144. Dancing to Something That I Want with Melina. 145. Lovely, arched eyebrows. (I do not have these, but the twins do.) 146. Aaron’s hair right after he gets it cut with a #4 blade. 147. Vo5 Kiwi Lime shampoo. … Read More
I think Tuesdays are going to become “post your best kitty photo” day. These littles just keep giving us some great photo ops. And since it’s already almost 2 p.m. and the human littles will be heading home soon, I don’t have much time to write. So ruminate on this face or use it as … Read More
Because who couldn’t stand some kitty cuteness on a Tuesday morning? Clearly, these cats lead a charmed life. No trouble adjusting here, I tell you.
We always talk about how the little things can really make a difference. Well I’m here to tell you that these past few weeks, a very little thing has made all the difference in my life. We’re not talking vacuums (although I do like our new one), nor am I speaking about friends who do … Read More