Monthly Archives: November 2013

In sickness & health

Irony is managing to escape a cold bug for a week and then crashing with it, in spite of all your best efforts…and just in time for the week of Thanksgiving and Hanukkah, right when your days ahead are full … Continue reading

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Life as a fire wife: part 1

Life as a fire wife sometimes can be interesting. I’ll never forget the moment on our honeymoon when my hubby stopped mid-sentence, right in the middle of a conversation with his new wife, his eyes scanning the street for the … Continue reading

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“Instead of saying “I don’t have time” try saying “it’s not a priority,” and see how that feels. Often, that’s a perfectly adequate explanation. I have time to iron my sheets, I just don’t want to. But other things are … Continue reading

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Exhausted, but tickled pink

tap-tap Anyone here? Yes? No? Maybe. After being absent for a week, it wouldn’t surprise me if nobody was around here reading anymore. Who starts a blog and abandons any semblance of regular posts during the first week? Uh yes, … Continue reading

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The Ocean

Last Friday, we took a day off and went to Maine. It was our one last hurrah, perhaps our final overnight getaway as a couple. I worried about the rain forecasted, but finally let it go. At least we were … Continue reading

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