Fishing with Karen – ATCL

My new post today over at All The Church Ladies talks about how I went fishing (well, sort of) a couple of Saturdays ago, when I was supposed to be having my “alone time,” because my fun friend Karen talked me into it.

And this tired, introverted Mommy just does not give up her alone time, usually. You can read all about it by clicking here…


Your Date With Me

Some of you may have gotten the impression that I am not the most exciting person to hang out with, what with all the talk of running and science and books, oh my. To set the record straight, should you wish to ask me out on a “friends date,” here’s what you can expect.

(The following events may or may not have taken place with one of my girlfriends on or near Friday, October 8, 2010.)

When we finally go out, it will be after two or three cancellations, due to sick children or scheduling conflicts. I don’t really do karaoke, or clubs, or bowling, or what have you, and if you wonder about renting a DVD, I will suggest “Into Great Silence,” a documentary about monks, which contains almost no dialogue. You will quickly decide we should go for dinner and drinks, instead. Continue reading