travel

Probably I’m Just Paranoid, and My Children Won’t Drown

Probably I’m Just Paranoid, and My Children Won’t Drown

Being unbelievably lucky, and having generous in-laws (or…laws, if you’re Jon or the girls?), we’re going to Hawaii this summer. (I know!) Although, everyone else is being much, MUCH slower about planning this trip than I would like (we need to book some stuff, people, we’re going during peak-tourist season and dammit, if I don’t get(…)

Mommy Guilt Can Suck It

In eight days, I will be in New Orleans, with one of my best gal pals, and…no one else.  No children, no Jon, no dogs, cats, no pick ups, drop offs, meal prep and planning, laundry, canine exercising, birthday parties, Sunday school, dishes, cleaning, organizing, disciplining, or interrupted sleep.  Aside from going home a few(…)

Canterbury: British Invasion, Day 2

Canterbury: British Invasion, Day 2

Wednesday morning started out at Hej (pronounced Hey) in Bermondsey.  I was, and still am, madly in love with this place.  As in, we went there twice during our stay, and I still wish we’d been able to go there more.  The coffee was good, but the sandwiches…  Dear lord, but those were good.  Plus,(…)

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(…)