i refuse…

To let this blog die, really I do.  Thanks to everyone who has stopped by here or on my MySpace page to congratulate The Accountant and I on our little bean!  More on that later, believe me. In the next few days there will be a Christmas post recapping the holiday adventures of Finn and family, followed by some thoughts, rants, ravings and wishes currently running … Continue reading i refuse…


Mom emailed me this picture the other day of an owl that lives in their yard.  I saw this majestic bird a couple of weeks ago as it flew from some perch and into a tree where it just sat there staring at us in that intimidating way an owl has about it.  I’ve always thought owls were the coolest birds of all.  They just … Continue reading spookiness

immortalized in chocolate (until we ate it)

So this is old news but not any less fabulous.  A couple of weeks ago when I went to my parents for my mom and my birthday hoo-rah, Scout came over with this glorious replica of Cooper….in CHOCOLATE!!!  Chocolate Lab in Chocolate Cake, get it???  Love it!!  And the bone was a super nice and tasty touch too!  That Scout is fab ain’t she?  Doesn’t it look … Continue reading immortalized in chocolate (until we ate it)

because you want to know

So what’s the deal?  A girl turns 32 and just abandons her blog?  That ain’t right!  I’m preoccupied with the holidays and various personal things going on lately.  But this blog is haunting me.  It keeps saying “you must post you must post you must post”.  So here I am trying to assuage the voices in my head and a guilty blogger conscience.  What’s everyone … Continue reading because you want to know

meme von Meme

Hullo.  I am happy to say that the admissions essay and writing sample are out of my hands now and I’m leaving the rest up to the grad school gods.  So it’s on to the next thing.  Which for now is posting this meme Newscoma tagged me for about a million years ago. Here are the rules. 1) Link to the person that tagged you, … Continue reading meme von Meme