Meeting Characters In Florida

On our Disney World vacation a few weeks ago, we went to two different character breakfasts. They are what they sound like…you eat delicious breakfast while characters walk around and interact with each table. I went to one called Goofy’s Kitchen at Disneyland several times as a little girl. I threw up on Belle there […]

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Double Date

Recently, we went on a double date with friends of ours who were in town visiting from New York City. We went to a Chinese restaurant, and I tried two things that were new to me: mapo tofu and egg drop soup. Both were delicious, but I did get double-glutened because I wasn’t as careful […]

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2018 has been chock full of all sorts of changes. Many of these have been lifestyle changes. With my doctors’ blessing, I started to drive a little again. I gave up caffeine and alcohol. I started to eat better, both in content and portion size. I became a regular gym-goer, and I did a little […]

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Sunflowers and Mushrooms

A few nights ago, W and I ventured out in a thunderstorm to the drugstore to pick up a few things. Our umbrella didn’t do much against the torrential downpour to keep us dry, and our feet were perpetually underwater the whole walk. I loved it. I’m at my happiest when it’s dark and gloomy. […]

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Engagement, Part One

W and I met in August 2009. He tells people he knew he loved me the day he met me, because he’s romantic and mushy. I felt something right away, but I was far too much of a basket case to know what for awhile. By January 2010 (five months later), we knew we wanted […]

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