Packing It All Into February!

Michael Michael had a great week in Nicaragua. He’s really settling in there and doing well. Here’s his most recent Video Blog. you can see any of the vlogs, he’s done since he’s been over there. He has a blog too, Nica Time, if you want to keep up. Katie Katie’s show, Pillow Talk, opened at the Player’s Club in NYC.…

A New Bed!

After 23 years, we got a new bed. It’s not that we had been sleeping on the same mattress for that long. We had a house fire and replaced our mattress in 2005. So, technically, we’re still a little early for “recommended mattress replacement.”  But, we did it anyway! Ron and I stayed at a…

My Cyber Time Capsule – Five Ohh!

A year ago, I wanted to create a time capsule. I’m all too aware that my memory is fading a little. And I knew this was going to be a BIG Year.  I knew that Michael would graduate and hopefully get selected by the Peace Corps for…something. I knew that Katie was ready to move…

Natural Curiosity

Natural Curiosity

I love the internet. I was sitting there thinking about creativity and learning and suddenly something pops up and points me in a little different direction.This picture floated around Facebook. It shows a subway in Washington D.C. Everyone is rushing by as a someone is playing a violin over near the wall. The point of…

Wild Parrots of East Austin

Who knew? I sure didn’t! Alyssa and I were driving around East Austin on Saturday, looking for East Austin Succulents and Tillery Street Plant Company. I read about them on Michele’s blog, Wabi-Sabi Home & Garden. Of course, we were getting there at at 5 o’clock and they were closing. Still, we’ll be back! We decided to cut through…