Monthly Archives: July 2012

“One for the Money…”

There was a little poem my father used to sing to us as children as he held our feet on his big bed… One for the money, 2 for the show, 3 to get ready and 4 to Go… then … Continue reading

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Summer’s Treats

One of the secrets of a happy life is continuous small treats.”  Iris Murdoch Have you treated yourself yet this summer? If not, today is your day!   1.  Today I saw a very elderly man with a wet suit … Continue reading

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Sand, Sun, Water and Oh I do love Summer!

Not just any day at the beach Here’s a few new ideas besides towels, tuna sandwiches, and the plastic shovel and bucket… 1.  The ultimate investment for beach going.  A sturdy home-improvement-store 3 foot metal shovel.  It will not only … Continue reading

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Summer meltdown

I got in a fist fight with my garden hose… I was really frustrated and went outside to calm-down.  My hose wouldn’t come out of the roller-thingy and I just about ripped it off the spigot. I sat on the … Continue reading

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AHHHHH the need of Summer Forts

Where’s your summer fort? Every kid needs one.   Every grown up does too! Summer is the BEST time for forts! Remember when we moved the chairs and coffee table around the couch just right, draped blankets across the top, … Continue reading

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Yummmmm Summer

Strength is the capacity to break a chocolate bar into four pieces with your bare hands–and then eat just one of the pieces.  Judith Viorst Take a bite out of Summer and savor it. What were your summer fun-food memories? … Continue reading

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