Posts Tagged ‘ruminations’

Temperature wise, the past few days in Boston have been glorious.  Yes, there is still snow on the ground (and ice underfoot), but I’ve been walking with my coat WIDE OPEN!  How incredible is that?  Incredible!   Yes, I’m aware it’s not going to last forever, but I am really okay with the reality of it in […]

I just posted this on my facebook page, and I thought I’d copy it and post it on my blog.  Enjoy….and tell me a little fun fact about you, too!! 1.  I hate that I like American Idol.  I really hate that I like it.  Like … really really hate.  I blame Marc.  🙂 2. […]

Settling in


Job has been with us for just a few days and I have to say, he’s fitting in quite nicely.  He is still a pretty tired boy, sleeping a lot of the evening and some of the day, but I think that that is just from adjustment, and also probably some bliss, given that he […]

Oh the Lazy Sunday.  Thanks to travel, holiday frenzy, our anniversary, Marc’s traveling for work, my working one Saturday a month, people to see, etc. etc., it’s been a REALLY long time since we’ve had Lazy Sunday. Initially, today wasn’t even scheduled to be a Lazy Sunday.  We had planned on visiting the MSPCA and […]

My Aunty Dorothy passed away last night, a fact that make me deeply sad.  In memory of her, and as a chance to celebrate all of the wonderful things that she was, I decided to write this post. My Aunty Dorothy may not have technically been our family—no one knows if she was related to […]



I just said it to Marc and I’m going to say it to you… The relevance of the song “Party Like It’s 1999” is now 10 years old.  Whoa.  Think about that. Also, 10 years ago, at the tender age of 17, my best friend, Jasmine, and I went to Applebees with our friend LaToya […]

car update


So….the actual physical car that we purchased yesterday was swapped out from under our car dealer.  Due to that suckiness, we were given the option to replace our actual car with a Honda Fit Sport..a nicer car.  Marc managed it so that we could get the nicer model for the same amount we were promised.  […]