Monthly Archives: April 2008

Water is Overrated!

When I was a little girl, my Grandma kept 8 little figurines on her windowsill above the kitchen sink. Every day, she would move one over to the other side of the windowsill every time she drank a glass of … Continue reading

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100 Things About Me

  100 Things about me 1. Now that we’re empty nesters, we split our time between Nashville, Lake Toxaway, NC, and Snowmass, Colorado.2. I’m a mom to a college student-yikes!3. I’m an exercise fanatic4. I love to eat (thus #3)5. … Continue reading

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To my 14 year old daughter…P.S.

I was browsing through the mom blogs on the Mom’s Alltop site (which is a great way to scan through tons of blogs to find the most interesting posts), and came across White Trash Mom’s post “I’m sorry it sucks … Continue reading

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Greystone Inn’s Potato Soup

If you’ve ever read any of my previous posts, you know we spend a lot of time in North Carolina. It’s a community called Lake Toxaway, and it’s a beautiful, turquoise lake at the top of a mountain. We found … Continue reading

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Email time machine!

I’m a list maker. I make lists all the time…on the back of envelopes, on the “memo” function on my phone, sticky notes all over the place, etc. I find that the more times I write it down, the more … Continue reading

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Insider’s tips for Museums in Paris

Since we’re planning a trip to Paris this summer I’ve been trolling the blogs to research insiders tips. We’ve done all the guidebook, touristy museums and things, but I’m looking for some other tips. Found a great blog…EyePreferParis…which is written … Continue reading

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Ilegal Cell Phones

As I’ve mentioned in previous posts, H is in Washington DC this week on a school trip. A couple of weeks ago we had the obligatory parent/student/teacher meeting outlining all the rules of the road for the kids. Personally, I … Continue reading

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I love North Carolina Mountains!!!

We’re in the mountains this week since H is in DC on a school trip. I love the off-season. Nobody is here, so it’s easy to get reservations and the traffic is almost non-existent. The lake is so beautiful, it’s … Continue reading

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Nicole Kidman does yoga!!

I used to be in sales. So I had a lot of practice making small talk with people I didn’t know. I’m actually pretty good at it. I can go to a party with a bunch of strangers and usually … Continue reading

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Blogging 201…I need advanced lessons!

Now that I’ve been doing this blogging thing kind of regularly for a few months, I realize how much I don’t know about blogging. Every time I figure one thing out, it changes. Like blog subscriptions. It took me hours … Continue reading

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