Monthly Archives: May 2011

Summer is coming and Happy Memorial Day!

All day yesterday was spent outside.  It was blissfully beautiful and breezy.  We had no set plans except to get the garden tilled.  Yes, we haven’t got our garden in yet.  It has been such a wet spring and our … Continue reading

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The park, a potluck and other things that start with P

My cousin and her family came to visit this weekend.  She just had her first baby and brought him here to show him off.  What a sweet boy!  I forgot how wormy and wiggly babies that small could be.  A lot … Continue reading

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The story of us – Part 3

So now we’re all inside.  I think we played cards.  I know we sat around the kitchen table.  I know it was a bit awkward to be sitting there with my ex’s brother.  His wife and her friend just kept … Continue reading

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My husband, the fisherman

When I met my husband one of the things he told me he liked to do was fish.  Bass fish, specifically.  I really never thought that different fisherman would go after different kinds of fish.  I mean, a fish is … Continue reading

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Reunions, cookouts and other nervewracking business

Tomorrow we are going to a reunion of my husband’s old classmates.  I have briefly met exactly two of them.  Their wives and all the others will be total strangers to me.  They all have, of course, known each other … Continue reading

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What “I can’t want to” means

Just in case the grammatical incorrectness of my blog name confuses you, here is the origin of the saying.  Let me give an example (or several).  My four-year old is the phrase-ologist.   He uses it as his standard, go-to answer for a myriad of … Continue reading

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The story of us – Part 2

So I’m standing at an unfamiliar door, looking through the screen.  I hear people talking but see no one.  Whew, I can make an escape with no witness to the crazy thing I was about to do – I thought … Continue reading

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