Tuesday Thoughts

Not much new to tell lately.  More job interviews, more volunteer opportunities, more days that pass until the husband is home for a visit (eek!), and more everyday life in the Carpenter house.  I have been driving a lot lately, and I think about many things while driving.  I present you with some Tuesday Thoughts,…

When lacking in the holiday spirit

Today was Easter – Happy Easter to you all!  This is the most enthusiasm I have mustered all day, if I am honest.  Why?  I realized that today was a holiday, and while we love holidays, today we were not in the mood.  The kids were initially excited and happy about Easter baskets and a…

A spaghetti kind of day

One of my best friends Meredith and I can talk for hours on end, but it is difficult to follow the conversation.  We start talking about one thing, which leads into another thing, then another….this continues.  We eventually end up talking about all of it but not in a linear or ordered way.  She calls…

Random Saturday

I know how to write properly and with etiquette.  I have been writing and reading for more years than I would like to admit, and I have a degree in English.  You could say that I like and understand words.  However, there are times where I feel like my thoughts and opinions are so random…

A need to write with nothing to write about

I have not written in awhile, and it occurs to me that no one will read your blog if you do not write in it.  Obvious fact, but let’s assume that I’m slow on the uptake for this one.  I am so overwhelmed with finishing my degree/children/life in general, that I find myself with a…