This has been a pretty low-key summer for us if you couldn’t tell by the plethora of movies and shows I’ve watched and books read.* Lance is studying for his CPA which includes four massive exams spread out over the course of 18 months. He comes home from work, and studies. He wakes up early … More Food and Places of the Past Two Months
1. Mac Mart In case you’ve been living a life of seclusion in a shack you built on your own a la Ted Kaczynski style* and this blog is your only source of connection with the real world**, I’ll give you the biggest news of this past week: the Eagles won the Super Bowl. *See … More Four for Friday!
Being an only girl, I grew up watching more action movies than movies with a mouse serving as their mascot. I have vivid memories of Friday night movie time with my family in which Star Trek was the continued viewing choice. Factor in that my Pop was also a major movie buff with a gravitation … More Stepping into Jurassic World
Somewhere during the first year we were married was the last time I visited the Franklin Institute. That visit was singularly for the purpose of seeing the Chronicles of Narnia exhibit that I had foolishly told Jonathan was there. Lance ended up having to work, so it was Jonathan, me, and my antiquated GPS.* *This … More Pixar at The Franklin Institute
I have something to tell you that has nothing to do with coffee. Hubby chopped off the ridiculous curls in his mustache. Still I’m loving this picture of him with his twirly ‘stache. I know, I know. It looks awesome. But as a wife, I grow tired of the mustache wax, the twirling, and the … More Peddler Coffee, Philadelphia, PA
Last weekend was a continual game of ‘Will it/Won’t it Rain?’ I’m not a fan of this game…especially on my weekend. So even though my heart was calling me to outdoor activities, I knew we needed to find something to do that would keep us indoors and away from the temperamental weather. It probably won’t … More Philips Steaks, South Philly
Two years ago*, we took Jonathan on a road trip to celebrate his graduating high school. We stopped first at the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio, for Lance, then visited The Lucy-Desi Museum and Center for Comedy in Jamestown, NY. Our last stop, where we spent half our trip, was Niagara Falls.** … More The Temptation of Arcades
Sometimes post worthy things don’t make it here. Times passes, life goes on, other exciting posts come up, and the unfortunate rejects simply float into the past. Still I hang on to them, planning to use them on a day I simply can’t summon a blog topic, which happens more often than I would like … More The Ones I Left Behind