Category Archives: Traveling Shenanigans

Umbrella Challenged And Other DC Tales

After checking the weather forecast for Washington DC this week, I felt that I needed to plan appropriately so we could avoid a massive meltdown. From me. We needed layers, jackets, comfy shoes and umbrellas. “Don’t we have an umbrella around here?” my husband griped after I suggested going to Target for a few items. […]

Loving My Mess

The journey to loving my mess is a long one and I don’t think that I’ve completely conquered it, but today I am happy to report that I am loving my mess a bit more than I was five days ago. Not only the mess that I came home to, which is quite substantial despite […]

When You Are The New Girl, You May Get Diarrhea

It’s not the first time time I’ve been the new girl. (Or the first time I’ve had conference induced diarrhea). Tonight I head out to the Erma Bombeck Writing Conference as a newbie and I’ve made myself sick for the last 24 hours. It hasn’t always been this way. When I started kindergarten I was […]