Tag Archive for 'travel'

One Morning in Boulder

When my kids and I read Robert McCloskey’s books, I just want to crawl inside and live in the world he’s created. I want to be with Sal and her mom picking blueberries on a mountainside, though I could do without the bear tagging along. I want to stand at the shoreline and dig clams with […]

I despise road trips. DESPISE them. Why? Oh let me count the ways: As an absolute freak about alignment and how I position my body, I obsess about the awful ways my body is crunched in the car. I get motion sick easily. I mean, like, on elevators. I’ve had the paramedics called on me […]

I wrote a post for you guys last night. It was good, but then I started to think too much about it and decided it was bad. Or, not bad, but not ready. So I held off and, instead, you get this mishmash of thoughts. None is sufficient to develop into a full post, at […]

It’s 9:16 pm on Monday night, and although I’ve got some five odd blog posts germinating in my head, this is the first time I have had a chance to sit down and write in a very long time. I am exhausted. I’ve been sick and I’m still working to climb myself out of the […]

Explore More : April 4th

At long last, the signs of Spring are emerging all over Atlanta. The azaleas and dogwoods are bursting out everywhere and I’m starting to think about switching out my kids’ closets. I try to wait until the very last cold spell passes before I switch everything out, and I am not quite confident we are […]