Monthly Archives: December 2014

Waiting to Return to Normal

Now that all of the visits are over, the gifts unwrapped, and thank you’s being written, I’m ready to get back to normal. I am a creature of habit and it is throwing me in a tail spin to always … Continue reading

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‘Twas the Night Before Christmas…

…and Mom was exhausted! Okay, that’s a bit of an exaggeration. I’m tired, and have been for several days. The laundry just finished, the dishwasher is done, and items for tomorrow’s breakfast are thawing. DH has a breakfast casserole that … Continue reading

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Holiday Progression

Holiday preparations are marching forward. All of the kids’ gifts are purchased and wrapped. DH got ideas for his mom and most of those are bought and wrapped. Baking remains, but that mostly has to wait for us to get … Continue reading

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Counting Down the Days

I think my kids are counting the hours until school gets out for Christmas break. My homeschooled middle has the advantage: next week she can start break as soon as the week’s work is finished. The caveat for starting a … Continue reading

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Now You Tell Me!

Thanksgiving went well – quiet with just parents. The kids much preferred this meal to the traditional. Last night DH mentions that one of his co-workers had gotten their meal from Bob Evans, told me how much, that all of … Continue reading

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