Monthly Archives: July 2008

I want privacy.

My husband used to use our back deck as an area to jump rope because at one point it used to be private and quiet and free of idiot neighbors. Since the idiots have moved in I don’t see him … Continue reading

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At it again

I give my husband a little bit of praise for bringing home a treadmill three years ago and you think I gave him a license to bring home any vacuum and used cisco product he finds on the side of … Continue reading

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No more take out.

For the last 3 weeks we have been traveling. This has meant that my family has eaten about 5 times the normal amount of take out food than we usually do. Despite bringing our own microwave and toaster to the … Continue reading

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Wordless conversation.

You know one of the sure signs you have been married a really long time is when you hardly need words to communicate. I can’t tell you the number of times my husband and I have communicated fairly complex information … Continue reading

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Me minutes missing.

In the last 6 weeks I haven’t had a minute to myself. Convinced that somehow I would find some time for me I purchased a couple of books that I had been wanting to read. These books were bought 3 … Continue reading

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Can we stay forever?

Staying in a really nice hotel for more than a night or two has been a real treat for our family. There is just something refreshing about a great hotel when you are used to staying in lesser accommodations. Our … Continue reading

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