Monthly Archives: February 2011

ten on tuesday.

1. I’ve been home from California long enough to catch a deep breath. Which means it’s time to go again. Tomorrow Brent and I head to New Orleans for a long weekend of eating with our supper club. Excited doesn’t begin to cover it. 2. On our dining list while we’re there: Commander’s Palace, Galatoires, […]

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meeting Nora.

When I first learned about blogs back in 2005 I could count on one hand the ones I read. Nora’s was one of them. Months before I even penned (keyed?) a post of my own I knew all about the life of the fabulous Nora Griffin. Nora tells her story in such a compelling, positive, […]

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disneyland, in pictures.

If a picture is worth a thousand words, I wonder what these thousand pictures will be worth? Things I want to remember: Charlotte’s terror at meeting any costumed character, yet her sweet, shy interest in the princesses. Using my phone to let blog readers steer us to the Disney hotspots via the comments section of […]

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cousins and kidneys.

Even though these girls have not spent a day of their lives living within a thousand miles of each other, they’re connected. I think back to my own long distance cousins when I was growing up and I realize how much I didn’t know them. I always looked forward to seeing them but the visits […]

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ten on tuesday.

1. We arrived home last night from our whirlwind trip to Southern California. Man, that place is gorgeous! But I walked through my house this morning with a smile on my face and a heart full of gratitude. Nothing makes me love home like leaving it for a few days. I’ll admit that the crockpot dinner that Brent had […]

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