December 17, 2014

It is time to price and eventually install new windows throughout our house.

Also, there is a mushy piece of drywall next to our tub.

Did I mention we are getting a gas insert for our wood burning fireplace which Continue reading

December 16, 2014

So when DS was 3 years old, he ordered pistachio ice cream because he liked the green color. He LOVED the taste, and started ordering it every chance he got – except he called it “mustache-chio.” “Do they have mustache-chio? Continue reading

December 15, 2014

What’s up?

I did it! I was rundown with a cold, but I managed to send out all holiday cards and package gifts to ship to family and friends this morning. Whew!

I can let down my hair and sip Continue reading

December 13, 2014

We’re in Sonoma and Napa this weekend for DH’s birthday! And only we would fly to wine country, only to focus on visiting local craft breweries like Russian River. But DH is the birthday boy and if he wants beer, Continue reading

December 12, 2014

What’s up?

I’ve got nothing. I laid in bed most of yesterday with a cold. I feel much better and am ready to tackle all awaiting in my inbox.

Oh, and we survived the storm yesterday. Actually, it wasn’t bad Continue reading

December 10, 2014

It’s STORMWATCH 2014! Everyone in California is abuzz about a major rainstorm. From the breathless local news reports, I am expecting Noah’s Ark to come bobbing by. Some schools in Northern California have canceled school today. Yes, you read that Continue reading

December 10, 2014

What’s up?

The Berkeley protests continue. Being so close to the action — that’s all I’ve thought about this week! Please check out my blog post on it at MomsRising. I’d appreciate a comment or two. 🙂

What else Continue reading

December 8, 2014

I loved traveling during Thanksgiving week, but I must say it has thrown off my holiday mojo. I am feeling way behind, and like time is running short! It was totally worth it, though. That was the nicest Thanksgiving I Continue reading