Lesson 1- don't take family photos with snakes! Lesson 2- Snakes are hunters, and like warm meat- hide your fingers at feeding time!
You all have probably wondered what has happened since I was blessed with two meanest and untouchable snakes as pets. I would love to share! First- It wasn't until I made sure their Amazon-like home had multiple locks and chains, as well as individual heaters and misters, that I realized they were nocturnal. Which means... Continue Reading →
There are a few things in this world I could do without- 1. People who say they will call and don't. 2. Children that scream in public. 3. Liver. 4. Spiders or any creepy crawlers with more than four legs. 5. People who are always late. And snakes! I am not an enthusiastic fan of... Continue Reading →
Occasionally, small things in life serve as a reminder of the beauty and simplicity of the world. Like a magic show. Originally, I wasn't 100% sold on the idea. However, with my youngest son's birthday coming up, it seemed like a good idea since we now live where we can get out and do things like this. I was... Continue Reading →
The Do's and Don'ts to passing the Motorcycle Safety Course. You might want to take notes on what not to do.
Friends! What a journey into the real world of a 9-5 job! Culture shock! I am the first to admit that my last two jobs were, in fact, 'work from home', in the sense that I did travel- but my home base was my home office, and all of my supplies were haphazardly placed in... Continue Reading →
Friends, The clock is ticking down to my first day back at work. In an office. With people. During specific hours. Yuck. I have spent the last week working on finishing my book. That book that has sat within the confines of my computer for almost a year. And during this process, I have learned... Continue Reading →
In the US Armed Forces, the Purple Heart is second only to the Medal of Honor in terms of recognition. Furthermore, it is the oldest military award in the United States- but where did it originate?
Friends, Updates on my abrupt move from Alaska to Washington as well as my diligence in applying for every job in the western hemisphere for the past three months. Just to recap: Move to Washington: success! The upside: Family, activities, cheap utilities, delicious food, and this thing called Fro-o, which is apparently a frozen yogurt... Continue Reading →
I looked down at the journal in my hands- Day 18,645- Still hot. The coffee is still not good. Going to read today. Maybe go for a walk. And as always- write. I looked at the plate of food sitting in front of me. What could a girl do to get a cheeseburger around here?... Continue Reading →