Archive for March, 2012

Rollercoaster

The last two weeks went off the rails.  All over the map. My friend TWP and I celebrated our 20 year friendship-aversary.  She came out to visit, and we had a blast in Seattle one day, then spent a few more days in Anacortes crossing items off my 30 Before 30 List.  But while she […]

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Grandma

Before I can resume normal sassy blogging, I have to acknowledge a wonderful woman. My grandma battled Parkinson’s dementia for about ten years.  She lost her fight on March 18th.  Grandma – as I knew her and choose to remember her – had been gone for a few years.  The last time she recognized me […]

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Three Down

1. Make a loaf of bread in our breadmaker   11. Bake a cake from scratch. 23. Hike the Washington Park loop. More details to come…

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Quick Trip

Hey gang… just checking in and saying hi as the week is wrapping up.  Busy busy busy ’round these parts.  I’m headed to the airport in a bit to red-eye to Florida.  NavyGuy’s grandmother passed away at Thanksgiving.  The family is gathering now to celebrate her life and scatter her ashes.  So while it will […]

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A Fun Reminder

This has spread around Facebook, originally from the page “Deployment Survival: The Homefront”… Dr. Seuss and OPSEC I am Sam. Sam I am. Do you like OPSEC and ham? I do not get it, Sam I am. I do not get OPSEC and ham. We must use it here and there. We must use it […]

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#10 – Fold a Fitted Sheet

If you want actual instructions on how to fold a fitted sheet – call my mom.  I learned how to do it, but I can’t actually explain it. Yuck… why hasn’t someone come up with a better way to keep a sheet on a bed? Something about holding two corners… Getting help matching up the […]

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The streak is over…

UPDATE: Fillings suck.  And my mouth and lips are still too numb to console myself with ice cream 🙁 I almost made it 30 years with no cavities. Boo hiss.  Friday, I have to go get my first filling.  I’m clueless about what’s going to happen because I’VE NEVER GOTTEN A FILLING because up until […]

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