Archive for March, 2006

finally…

Well, today is a much better day than the last three. I went to work for the first time since Monday. The cold I had really knocked me out. Yesterday a very early birthday present arrived. Almost eight months early, but appreciated no less than if it came eight months from now. A very much […]

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I know I’m sick when…

I know I’m sick when… I enjoy spending time with your head under a towel inhaling garlic, eucalyptus, peppermint water’s steam and look forward to it nearly every hour An hour of Days of Our Lives feels like it lasts three hours Every muscle in my body aches I’ve blown my nose so much, I […]

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An Open Letter to Erica (from her husbandest)

Dear Erica, As your husband, it is my duty (one of many) to tell (actually remind) you something of such extreme importance that merely speaking the words will not suffice. Announcing them from the treetops (where Eisley lives) is the only way to tell you. It’s a well-known secret whispered into bullhorns by all your […]

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Happy birthday G-pa

Back in the 1920s there was a little boy born in Wyoming. His father was recent immigrant from Sweden and his mother was from Idaho. They named him Burt. I loved to hear about my grandfather when he was a kid. My great-grandma used to tell us about all the trouble he could get himself […]

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In Chicago

Wednesday was a very weird day for me. As I was leaving for work, I noticed that an envelope from the school I applied to as in the mailbox. Since I was sort of running late, I didn’t want to stop and open it. And I didn’t want to be upset if I didn’t get […]

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leaving on a train

This afternoon, I’m heading up to Chicago to visit my sister and mom for a long weekend. My mom is flying in from Kansas so it’s going to be a fun-filled girls’ weekend. I’m taking the Lilly socks to work on and of course several books to read. Bryan has to read a romance novel […]

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mid-march

For those of you wondering, have I heard about school yet? Nope, still haven’t heard. They say that we’ll hear by mid-March and my idea of mid-March may be different than theirs. I guess technically mid-March could last until March 21, if we’re going to get very technical about this. With 31 days, 2/3 of […]

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