Archive for August, 2012


iGoogle is my home page and every day they present a “Word of the Day.” I’m pretty sure it’s targeted at middle schoolers, but that’s okay because it makes me feel smart (Yes! I know the word again!). After six days of vacation, today’s word “groggy” resonated with me, as I feel “stunned or confused and slow to react (as from blows or drunkenness […]


Waiting patiently

My brother, Michael and his wife, Felice flew in last night after the kids were in bed. At 6:30 a.m. Clay and Avery were waiting in the loft outside their room, hoping for a glimpse of them. They’ve missed them so much, and we’re all looking forward to our stay-cation!