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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…

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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…

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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…

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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,…