a quickie…

This post is going to be a quickie... The only reason I'm taking the time to type this is because as I do type this K is desperately fighting sleep in the next room and while she does that I'm taking the time to do this. This being the post writing thing. And while she … Continue reading a quickie…

communication

We have a large wood table in our dining room. It seats 6 comfortably but we've gotten 10 people around it a time or two. It's home to family meals, friendly chats, art projects, pumpkin carving, other things... Right now I sit at one end of it, my beloved dining table. Mike sits at the … Continue reading communication

only once

It hangs in the back of a seldom used closet, zipped up tight in a garment bag. The most expensive piece of clothing I've ever owned, it was $395 on sale, the most expensive piece of clothing I've ever owned and I haven't worn it in almost 7 years. I remember when I saw it … Continue reading only once

body heat

I sit in the office loft of our house typing on our big reliable laptop. The one we affectionately call the "Tank". I know it must be warm in here because the air conditioning is running still at almost 10 pm. It was hot all day. So hot that K didn't want to play outside … Continue reading body heat

sleepless nights…

I'm a little tired babies.I'm keeping late nights.Late.The time I want to go to bed sees me sitting wide awake.And what am I doing with that precious time I have scheduled for sleep?I could be blogging, commenting, reading, editing, watching tv, planning parties, fretting, doing bills, chasing the cats or folding laundry...but I'm not.The past … Continue reading sleepless nights…

dream marriage

Last night Mr. Kaos tossed and turned and turned and tossed and didn't sleep. We, all three of us, have a cold. K seems to be coming through it fine, Mr. Kaos is getting better, but I feel like a zombie.Still I felt bad to see him so exhausted this morning so I ushered K … Continue reading dream marriage