Happy Spring Weather!


Wow! The weather here in Tennessee has been crazy beautiful lately. Sunny, warm, pleasant and inviting the little ones outside for hours at a time. I can hardly get my little one to stay in to do a little homework or to simply cool off. Yesterday we came in the front door from the park, where we had spent an hour after school, and she promptly ran out the back door!  It’s good for me to get “pulled” outside by my child because left to my own devices, I would spend all hours inside –I am a creature of comfort. …

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Let It Snow!


I am ready for some snow!!!! It doesn’t snow in Tennessee too much. If it is forecast or we even see a flake we close the schools and rush to the store for bread and milk whether we can tolerate gluten and lactose or not, it’s just tradition. Seems like it used to snow more or perhaps the excitement of building snowmen (& snowwomen) with my brother is just burned in my brain somewhere. I may have to visit Michigan or Minnesota and get a winter fix. Here’s a look of real excitement from last year….we’re ready…bring it on! What’s…

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