Monthly Archives: August 2014

and she’s off…

We drove Alex to San Francisco International Airport on Tuesday, sending her for a two-day layover with Kate in Chicago, then to Amsterdam for a year. We have no return date. Just the expectation of an experience of a lifetime. … Continue reading

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this is happening : alex to amsterdam

Tuesday. On a plane. To Amsterdam. No return ticket, but probably next summer. Yes, we’ll visit. But gosh, this is a lot on a mama’s heart. In other news, Adeline’s surgery went really well. And my sister-in-law, Sue, is a … Continue reading

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when the universe gives you shenanigans…

….respond with gratitude. At least, that’s what I am trying this week. Two insane deadlines at the studio, the kind that make us wistful for a staff (and also a minibar). Car issues, house maintenance issues, life issues. Yeah, a … Continue reading

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yes, you

Trying to reset, before moving on. Alex is home, and our house has become her closet. But in a good way. She leaves for Amsterdam on August 12, and packed her first day here. I believe everything she owns is … Continue reading

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