Leaving Again

I thought I had this thing down to a science. “All my bags are packed, I’m ready to go” We have our little ritual in place. “I’m standing here outside your door” Everyone knows their job. “Cause I’m Leeeeaaaavin’ on a jet plaaaannee, Don’t know when I’ll be back again” We know we’ll be sad […]

Snow Days

Yes, we really DO get snow in New Mexico!  There’s nothing as beautiful or peaceful as a blanket of new snow. Unless, of course, you are a little boy.  A little boy sees a blank canvas on which to paint his mayhem.  We had our first snow of the season this morning and my boys […]

An Alaskan Adventure

Tomorrow I drop my husband off at the airport and won’t see him again for 6 weeks.  Maybe 7.  We aren’t entirely sure.  He is starting his new job in Alaska on the North Slope. Oilfield stuff. Electrical oilfield stuff to be exact as he’s an Electrician.  Frankly, I don’t really know what he’ll be […]