If You Haven’t Tried Oreos & Peanut Butter, You’re Missing Out.

When I was a little girl, the Lindsay Lohan version of The Parent Trap was one of my favorite movies.  This was largely because the combination of California, England, and summer camp were about the biggest dreams I had when I was a kid.  For whatever it’s worth, I still think that the film was a […]

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Weekly Tea Time for My Soul – 2/25/17

Good morning everyone!  As I type this, at 6:23am, it is already 50 degrees outside.  I think winter has forgotten to winter.  I don’t mind so much, only over the last couple months I’ve forgotten how hot our apartment can get!  We’ll be breaking out the A/C before I know it! My most interesting day […]

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My Little Brother is the King of Random

My brother always gives the strangest, most absolutely-off-the-mark gifts. For example, this year at Christmas he decided to do “flashback” themed gifts, where everything should be a wink back to someone’s childhood (or twenty-years-ago-ness, in my parents’ case).  He meant well… but I ended up with a rock excavation kit, my husband with a mecha […]

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I’ve Got Sunshine!!!

Let nobody claim a little good weather cannot lift a girl out of Gloom City. I have Junior Mints.  I am listening to the Beach Boys.  Most importantly: on today, February 23rd, it is 64-degrees outside. I may just be on a little slice of Cloud Nine.   *I am completely unable to turn down […]

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Checking In

Sometimes, my blog feels like a bed.  A big, cushy, soft bed with a lovely quilt and it smells like lavender and more than anything in the world I just want to stop everything and flop down on top of it.  Exhale.  Let my aching muscles settle for a moment.  Just… not… do… things. Today […]

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