Six Years and Counting

Dear Maddie, Congrats, darling!  It’s your sixth birthday, and while I know your festivities have been a little spread out this year, and your sister being sick has sort of complicated the focus of your day, I do want you to know that we’re really excited to able to celebrate, in however limited a fashion,(…)

Throwing Money at Your Problems (Or How Toddlers and Lack of Sleep Will Make You a Crazy Person)

Throwing Money at Your Problems (Or How Toddlers and Lack of Sleep Will Make You a Crazy Person)

Sigh.  Well, I meant to continue coverage of our vacation with at least one more post, but I’m still, STILL, waiting on SOMEONE to edit his photos, without which I CANNOT COMPLETE THAT POST!!!!  Ahem…  Anyway, that person, whomever he may be, has promised to work on them soon, so perhaps I’ll be able to(…)

Caribbean Getaway:  Part I

Caribbean Getaway: Part I

So, it’s been awhile, but I was on vacation, and I planned to post while on vacation, and I took my laptop and everything, but when I got down there, I didn’t feel like it, and so I didn’t blog, and I refused to feel guilty about it because I was on vacation, and all(…)

The Boston Weekend Get-away (FINALLY)

The Boston Weekend Get-away (FINALLY)

This is the story of four friends who traveled together for a Boston weekend get-away.  (Technically, two of them are married to each other, but they still consider themselves friends.)  They set out on a sunny Thursday evening, from the KC International Airport.  Having learned their flight was delayed, they did the only sensible thing one(…)