Monthly Archives: September 2011

Everything Is All Clear Now

Everything Is All Clear Now

Recently, I told you about my young friend, Marcy and how she would drive without her glasses. Yes, young and irresponsible. And reckless.  Don’t worry, I’ve nagged her about it plenty – and I encourage others to do so als ...
No Dessert? Hogwash!

No Dessert? Hogwash!

As we sat in a restaurant this past weekend with friends, DH pointed out a sign that he had never seen before. “Stressed spelled backwards is dessert.”  I’ve heard it before but it always rings true. Whenever I’m str ...
Vitamins… Never too Young to Start

Vitamins… Never too Young to Start

Wisdom is a wonderful thing… I’m just a little sad that it took me until I surpassed 40 before it started to kick in about some things. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not saying I’m not smart. Actually, I’m a ve ...
Rolling in Fun

Rolling in Fun

A while back, I watched an episode of Undercover Boss which isn’t one of my typical must-watch shows.  The reason I was interested this time around was because it focused on Lucky Strike, a chain of bowling facilities.  Having attende ...
Dancing the Summer Away

Dancing the Summer Away

As we wrapped up the summer, we made one last trip to Chicago for some family quality time.  On the way back, we stopped by the outlet mall to see if there was anything that we couldn’t live without. As luck would have it, the state o ...
Driving Blind

Driving Blind

Teenagers are a lot of things… ambitious, creative, energetic, optimistic… Unfortunately, they are also opinionated, sassy and reckless.  Yes, reckless.  They have the notion that they are indestructible.  It’s nothing new ...