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My husband and I are signed up to go on an REI Adventures backpacking trip in Yosemite in August. It is clearly listed that it is not a beginning backpacking trip. I’ve been backpacking before, but it was probably over … Continue reading
My husband and I went on a backpacking trip this past (Memorial Day) weekend. I didn’t particularly sleep well. I really haven’t slept well in a tent since a camping trip I took on Memorial Day weekend 12 years ago. … Continue reading
I was at an appointment today and the person I was meeting with was making small-talk. He said “So, how’s the weather out there? Humid?” I jokingly replied “Nah, not too bad – but I’m from South Louisiana. Compared to … Continue reading
I love my mom. I really do. She’s loving and caring and most importantly, she set a fantastic example for her three kids.
In my last “Life Skills” post, I stressed the importance of cooking skills. In this post, I will talk about the ability to drive a vehicle with a manual transmission and why I think this is a valuable life skill. … Continue reading
Like any couple that has been together for years, my husband and I have developed a bit of our own vocabulary. This post will enlighten you to some of the terms we’ve come to define in our home life together.
I admit that I may get on my soap box a bit here, so if you chose to skip this post, I will not be offended. However, I think this is something that needs to be said for the sake … Continue reading
After re-reading my Mardi Gras post the other day and realizing that I mentioned making gallons of hurricanes and then shortly after that a young child barricaded himself in our bathroom and promptly removed his clothes, I felt compelled to … Continue reading