The Cost of Marriage

I haven’t been sleeping good lately.  In fact, as I write this post it is 4:22 AM and I am wide awake sitting in my living room.  Some of it is because I have a terrible head cold and being pregnant, I can’t take anything for it.  Not being able to breathe really puts a cramp on your sleeping patterns, among other things.  But I’ll be honest, most of the reason I haven’t been able to sleep lately has been money.   Let me start all this off by saying…

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My (recent) Life in Pictures

For several months now I have been without pictures.   I lost the cord that connects my camera to my computer.   I thought I’d take a few minutes to visually share some of the things in my recent life.   Some of them I have blogged about and if you click the links you’ll get the whole story.   And some of them are just random pictures I thought you’d like to see.   Here we go… These are pictures of my dogs trying to escape out of our…

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Suburban Wildlife: Da Funk of Da Skunk

Last night Chris and I went out to dinner at our favorite sushi restaurant.   On our way home, he reminded me that it was trash night and asked if I would help him drag all of our party trash from this weekend to the curb when we got home.   Knowing there was a good chance that he would forget that he asked me before we got home, I said sure. We pull into our driveway and before I know it, he has pulled the shed door open and…

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Finding the “I” in Marriage

They say when you keep a daily journal, you learn more about yourself.   I have found that keeping this blog is giving me the same result.   I write about things that seem to randomly be on my mind any given day, but when I look back through things I write about, certain things seem to keep surfacing.   Things that I didn’t even know about myself.   Things I’m not too sure I like about myself. Apparently and according to several of my own confessions, I procrastinate.  …

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