We’re In the Money!

It occurred to me the other day, whilst mentally turning over everything in my life that needs to be fixed, changed, refurbished or redone, that I really only have one problem;  A lack of enormous piles of cold, hard cash.  I can’t tell you what a relief this... Read more...'

Frackin’ Raccoons.

For the past several weeks we have been trying to oust a family of raccoons from our roof. It hasn’t been going very well.  My sister called it immediately when I complained to her about the aggressiveness of this particular trespasser. “Baby... Read more...'

What Can I Say? Momma Loves Chocolate.

Did everyone have a great Mother’s Day? I did. There was breakfast, cooked by someone NOT me, a back rub, a boatload of chocolate, a picnic and a movie. That last bit was my idea. I’ve been jonesing to see The Avengers all week, but normally can’t... Read more...'

The Cleopatra of the Midwest.

Last night I slept the sleep of the just. Or at least, the sleep of the justifiably exhausted. It’s been a crazy couple of weeks here, and yesterday signaled the end of our exertions.  Spring is insanely busy for us; lots of family birthdays proper, and weekend... Read more...'

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