Archive for December, 2008

Just a small note to say that Marc and I are having a great time here, and we’re really looking forward to all the things we have planned for the next couple of days.  It’s going to be a crazy-end-of-week, and Saturday morning (when we leave) is fast approaching.  If we haven’t seen you, and […]

Happy holidays!


It’s been an amazing holiday season.  I can’t believe how fast this week has gone, since we’ve been back.  Thankfully, we have a week more, but we’ve got a LOT planned, of course.  Christmas was lovely, we had a good time with our family, playing White Elephant (some people call it Dirty Santa, some people […]

We made it to Milwaukee this evening, but it surely was not without a struggle.  Let me expand upon this…. Boston has had crazy snow storms in the past 60 hours.  It started on Friday afternoon around 1:30 p.m., and continued steadily until Saturday afternoon.  There was a small respite, and then the snow picked […]

Marc and I had the extreme pleasure of leaving work at 12:30 today, and good thing we did, as a HUGE snowstorm has made its way to Massachusetts.  Thankfully, we aren’t flying out to Wisconsin until Sunday. (I have my fingers crossed that the weather is just fine for our flight, though a “wintry mix” […]

A little personal disclosure for you:  I really really loved The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants series. Because I had such great faith in Ann Brashares ability, I decided to read The Last Summer (of You and Me) as my “fun book”, for around the holidays and as a break between some heavy book club […]