Monthly Archives: July 2010

dog days of summer

Last night I felt like this. Except maybe not so peaceful. My brain hurts from the deadlines that are threatening to crash around me. Different deadlines, all requiring different parts of my brain, so no efficiencies to be had. I … Continue reading

Posted in Just Life | Tagged | 3 Comments

is it just me….

…or is my boyfriend getting really gray? I haven’t seen anyone go gray this fast since Steve lost his head of curly brown locks after Miss Alex was born. (Photo from The Huffington Post)

Posted in Just Life | 1 Comment

get this guy a proper garden, please

This is Steve’s garden. Clearly there was inspiration from his grandfathers, his grandmothers, his parents…plus Rube Goldberg and Jed Clampett. Yes, those are plastic trashcans and metal shelves holding up his tomato plants. There are regular cages as well, but … Continue reading

Posted in Just Life | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

sometimes

life really is just a bowl of cherries. Happy weekend. Stay cool.

Posted in Just Life | 1 Comment

just flowers

I went to the Farmers Market last night to buy flowers for myself. So much more rewarding than cheap sandals that don’t fit (even though they were pewter). I thought you’d enjoy this more than my pre-triple digit heat rant … Continue reading

Posted in Just Life | Leave a comment

they say outdoor kitchens are all the rage

I don’t have much for you. Just one of my favorite photos from Virginia City, Nevada this weekend. Steve and I are settling into our childfree zone, though we were kind of bummed that Alex wasn’t with us to watch … Continue reading

Posted in Just Life | 1 Comment

for marie

Steve’s cousin Marie is the sweetest of the cousin clan. We call her Re. She is my age and has a son Alex’s age. She took care of Alex when she was a baby. I couldn’t have left her with … Continue reading

Posted in Just Life | Tagged , , | 5 Comments