Dumping Grounds

We live in the country. Rural America. But not too rural. The Dairy Queen is a 6 minute drive directly north on my street. Having quick access to peanut buster parfaits is vitality important to my happiness on this planet. I like that we live in a country-like setting, with a barn and farm animals, … Continue reading Dumping Grounds

The Sisters

Another school year started for my kids yesterday. We have a seventh grader and a third grader. The oldest is excited to go to school.  Says that she's looking forward to the new year.  She is in a couple of advanced classes and in humanities she's mixed with upperclassman...eighth graders!  They are going to read … Continue reading The Sisters