Summer fun

I am like a kid in summer, trying to drink in every day like a tall glass of lemonade or my favorite half lemonade half tea, an Arnold Palmer. We have been tubing, swimming, playing and enjoying our break from school and soccer. We are spending time with family and friends staying unplugged. We are […]

We all have 24 hours…

I know we all have 24 hours, but sometimes I feel as though  the hours, the days, the weeks, the months fly by and the routine of life takes over. When I get free time, I do not always use it wisely.  I am better if I have a plan or trick myself to clean the […]

On a dreary rainy day…this is what I found!

What I have been up to…

taught an Art Class on Picasso worked on  finishing some new pieces for MS Ride fundraiser made a double batch of nestle toll house cookies for the b-day boy to bring to school birthday dinner with green tortellini and brownie cake, that had to wait until the next day because b-day boy fell asleep because […]

Cookie disaster…

I have been baking cookies since I was a child and all my brothers and sister loved the cookies that I would crank out and my mother would look around the kitchen wondering what exploded, I am a messy baker. Each year my neighborhood hosts a cookie swap and we all love cookies, but three […]

Running, running, running….

So my thoughts are running around my brain and I really just need to get some new running shoes, to get my body running and clear my head!! A good workout can do more for me than anything else. I can get my focus, reduce my food cravings and empty the chatter/to do list  in my head.  A run […]

Dog sitting….a surprising fit

So, my boys have been hounding us to get them a dog.  So we are dog sitting this week and have a nice 10 year old dog staying with us.  It has been easier than I thought or this was the case when I started this post.  Four days in it is still going pretty […]

Summer and the living is easy…Carpe Diem

So here I sit trying write a post. It is summer in full mode and the living is easy as long as you are not trying to accomplish anything. I love summer, I still feel like a kid and it is school break and we should just play and have fun in the sun..which we have […]