It’s Monday, Sept. 11. Just getting caught up? Here is the news you can use: WTF is happening in the world Irma. Lord, Irma. It’s Sept. 11 again. Here’s a column about that grim morning’s first victim more than a decade and a half ago. WTF is happening on this blog I’m still writing about …
Dear me where was I… I went to the ER the other with what turned out to be a panic attack. I next visited my doctor’s office as I didn’t just want to take whatever the ER had prescribed without talking over a plan first. At our family doc, who I adore btw he is …
Taking trips together to make good memories as often as we can is a maje. priority. That’s why I’m opening the books on our travels with this post. If a buncha knuckleheads like us can spring it, maybe all the knuckleheads out there can take a decent trip, too.
It started with Nanny X. I thought she was it. The one. Tops. That swingy pony tail. Those pie eyes. That earnest, can-do attitude. Scam. Scam. Scam.
I put a note on my Facebook page for Eli that buddy improved and was no longer coughing. Shouldn’t have done that.
Eli started up with a little cough again pretty much the second he got off of his antibiotic from the last go-round.
Yesterday I found out that my little buddy is actually more like a big buddy.
Our wildflower garden is in full bloom. I’ll post pics once I yank a few weeds out this weekend. In the mean time, Laila and I have set out to preserve the beauty of summer. Here’s how our first attempt at pressing flowers went:
We had our fun in July. My family got out and explored the world, ie, the Southern plains. Ma & Pa drank the good beer and even pulled off a few nice nights out. Fun’s over, kids! It’s childcare season. Mark, a teacher and stay-at-home summer parent, had his first day of school today.
This moody crew drove its minivan the length of the panhandle in an impromptu state parks vacation for July 4 weekend. The Oklahoma panhandle feels like the end of the earth. There’s just something about it! That flat, red desolation! This is what I mean by moody: