Monday Mondays 5.25.15

A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself. Joseph Campbell Happy Memorial Day! I hope it’s a wonderful day relaxing with your family and friends, but I also hope you pause and remember the reason behind the holiday. I don’t know about you, but the older I…

Perspective

Several years ago when we took a 6 week camping trip out West for homeschool purposes (well, yeah, it was also a vacation…) we stopped at a campground – in the dark – on our way to the North Rim of the Grand Canyon. When we woke up in the morning, we discovered our campsite…

Monday Mondays 5.18.15

I think I have about four Monday Mondays that I had started, but never had the time to post.  And it didn’t seem right to post them on Tuesdays and Wednesdays instead.  Oddly, I actually have more posts in the pipeline than I’ve ever had before too, but haven’t had the time to put pictures into them or edit…

Ramblings About Vacations

Wow, it feels like almost forever since I posted anything! At the end of April, as a combination birthday/the-kids-are-out-of-the-house-woohoo! thing, I accompanied my husband to Las Vegas for a business conference. For 4 days, he worked, while I used the gym facilities, hiked Red Rock Canyon, laid by the pool at The Green Valley Ranch, read,…