And then there were two, A Love Story.

The moon. Huge. Orange. Bright. Close. It looks like you could reach up and touch it, she says. They drive south. East. She reads aloud. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance. Robert Pirsig's Chautauqua fills their ears, makes her laugh, makes them wonder. The ridge. A black wall looming over them. Another turn and … Continue reading And then there were two, A Love Story.


Notes from the Road (Our 2017 Summer Roadtrip)

It's a semi-charmed kinda life… Four kids. Four weeks. 4,000 miles. Nashville in our rearview. Mountain and ocean and city and forest just ahead... Day 1: So, after months of dreaming and weeks of planning and days of cleaning and errand-running and packing, we left Nashville around 10:30 on this Wednesday morning. I was up … Continue reading Notes from the Road (Our 2017 Summer Roadtrip)

Maine Bound (Day 1 & 2)

It's a semi-charmed kinda life... I've decided to write about the highlights and the lowlights. Because I don't want to give any wrong impressions. Because for those of you following this adventure along, I want you to know that most times with four kids are the best of times and the worst of times whether … Continue reading Maine Bound (Day 1 & 2)


Last summer we went west…this summer we go north!

Those of you who know me well, know I am a wanderer at heart. A wanderer and a wonderer. Maybe it's all of those road trips we took when I was a kid. Maybe I was born this way. Maybe we'll never know. What we do know is that some of our best and most … Continue reading Last summer we went west…this summer we go north!


March Musings

The hubs is in tax season, or what we call busy season. The kids have forgotten what he looks like but he does call and text on occasion so we are confident he is still alive. We miss him. I have been helping write and edit a huge project my dad is working on (one of the … Continue reading March Musings