When I studied Geography in college (Remember, in my past life I made maps!), we talked a lot about “spatial awareness” as it related to understanding how things fit into a bigger picture of “space”. Not in OUTER space, of course, but just in the landscape of a community, of a country, of a planet. … Continue reading Showing My Geography Dork Side
Did you tell you about the time how, a mere seconds after I left my children behind in their classrooms for the first day of school, I busted my ass in front of all of their friends? My first thought was Thank GOD this happened AFTER I dropped them off. I’m not positive who all … Continue reading Proof I Don’t Exaggerate My Deficiency Of Grace
If my hair has been “controlled” since the last time it was wet, in like a bun or a braid, then I can do a french braid in my hair for a run. That’s my ideal running hairstyle but not always possible if I wore my hair down since the last time it was wet. … Continue reading Would Gum Have Been Better Or Worse?
We’ve discussed before how some of us are really sensitive to embarrassing moments, right? Well, have I got two stories for you then! First – I had an embarrassing moment out and about the other day while the kids and I were running errands getting ready for the start of school. One of those things … Continue reading First Day Of School Embarrassments.
This is off-topic picture is of Paisley. Since he (she?) belongs to the girl I call my ‘Adopted Daughter’ I think it makes her my ‘Adopted Granddaughter.’ She’s cute, but she scared the crap out of me. You know how I always say I’m perpetually early? I am. I do this because I’m terrified of … Continue reading Google Calendars Are Great For An Active Family…If You Actually Use Them.