When I was 9, we went on a family trip to the Wisconsin Dells with my cousins. It was the first summer without my sister, so we were still in a heavy grieving period... Go kart rides were in abundance, so that was the activity of choice. I got in the car and started racing… Continue reading Ride out the trauma
Pilgrimage: a journey, especially a long one made to some sacred place as an act of religious devotion. - dictionary.com What started out as what one could call a "Pure Michigan" moment; a family trip to climb the magnificent Sleeping Bear dunes, ended up being so much more for me... The Sleeping Bear dunes is… Continue reading An Accidental Pilgrimage
I've never been a big fan of April Fool's day, probably because I'm so gullible . I'm a trusting, curious person. So if you spin me a tale, or tell me to try something, I will do it. I will fall for it. Every time. One would think, since I grew up with an older… Continue reading Don’t fool yourself…
The Sassy Catz, The Groovy Garbanzo beans and The Devil Dogs... wait you haven't heard of those teams yet? Oh, those are the team names of our household brackets for the March Madness tournament this year. We are not immune to the madness, and it's a great way for us to all participate and enjoy… Continue reading Oh the Madness!