Sightseeing in Seattle, Day 1


If you haven’t been to Seattle, you should really make the effort. It had been nearly 21 years since we’ve vacationed to Seattle. WOW did I really just say that? We live three hours (with no traffic, which is rare) … what the heck!!! Why the heck have we not taken the time to . . . → Read More: Sightseeing in Seattle, Day 1

Planning a Seattle Vacation


As I mentioned in my Absence post, we went to the Seattle for The Offspring’s 18th birthday. Planning our vacation was more difficult than I really wanted. The Offspring’s birthday trip was important to me… I wanted everything to be “just right”. I hope she had a great time. I did. It was wonderful . . . → Read More: Planning a Seattle Vacation

A Little Time Away


I mentioned last week that I have been on a “stay-cation”. In addition to taking time away from “technology”, Hubby, The Offspring and I took a few days to see parts of Oregon. It’s been very nice to have some time off.

I took over 500 photos. This is one of them… SOOC, except . . . → Read More: A Little Time Away

Escaping reality

The Offspring and I are in the middle of watching Eat, Pray, Love. We just finished the Italy part… I now have the desire to escape the reality of my real life and go to Italy for a year…

Wouldn’t it be fun to just escape and go to a far away . . . → Read More: Escaping reality

Miss me?

Thought of the Day… I think we dream so we don’t have to be apart so long. If we’re in each other’s dreams, we can play together all night. ~Bill Watterson, “Calvin & Hobbes”

It’s been almost a week since my last post… Have you missed me? Did you even notice I was “gone”? . . . → Read More: Miss me?

Need a vacation

Thought of the Day…Laughter is an instant vacation. ~Milton Berle

You’ve heard me whine about my long days at work… well… last night I worked until 5:30AM this morning! I am an IDIOT! (no smart aleck comments, Rafael or Chris!)

I had planned on taking today off, but have been working since noon… (it’s . . . → Read More: Need a vacation