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The view doesn't get better than this. Here we are out on Jackson Lake in front of the Grand Tetons.

RVing Through the West

Saturday, August 10th, 2013

This year we decided to travel closer to home and explore one of the most beautiful areas in the U.S.–Wyoming and Montana. We decided to go by RV because 10 years ago we did a trip with a camper to the Grand Canyon and the boys still talk about how much they loved it. It […]

WHY PRESIDENTIAL POLITICS IS LIKE ROADKILL

Monday, October 29th, 2012

I’m on week 4 of my news black out and let me tell you, ignorance is bliss at a time like this.

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The End of One Dream; The Beginning of Others

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

When I lived in Manhattan, I had a recurring dream that I opened up a closet and—lo and behold—there was a whole other room there I never knew about. My recurring dream when I lived in Mexico was that Whole Foods was opening a store down there so I could get all those little extras […]

Robb and Jeb (#11 and #10 finishers, respectively) after the race.

The Mystery Continues: Where Will We Land?

Friday, December 9th, 2011

Right about this time, I had hoped to be posting with news of an upcoming move—a next step in what is shaping up to be a restless period of our lives. But alas, we have a complicated relationship with real estate these days and our plans have been thwarted for the time being. So first I’ll tell you about plans that ARE on track.

Jeb with his new puppy Jelly Bean--the least disruptive of our recent changes.

And So Year Three Begins–With a Twist

Friday, August 26th, 2011

It’s Week One of Year Three of homeschooling and I’m trying to keep my frazzle factor down as we face two new challenges (of our own making).