Last week, I got up early for the first time in a long while because I had been selected for jury duty. On the first day, we were required to arrive by 8:00 am; a time that is a wee bit early for me. This avoidance of early hours has evolved in the months since… Continue reading Jury Duty
How lucky I feel to have been able to experience today’s solar eclipse. For the last month, I’ve worried that we were going to have to deal with rain when the big day arrived, but the day dawned bright and sunny. I live in an area that experienced a 97% solar eclipse; I could have… Continue reading Eclipse
Keegan and I spent yesterday and today cleaning out my car and then packing up his belongings for his trip back to Auburn. We leave on Monday, August 14. For this next year, his sophomore year, we have rented a one-bedroom apartment and move-in date is Monday. He doesn’t have a bed, a couch, a… Continue reading Packing Up
Tuesday is typically my favorite day of the week. I have my clarinet lesson and then, later in the day, I have Huntsville Concert Band practice. I had my lesson and was on my way to band practice when I got a call from Keegan. I could tell he was upset – he told me… Continue reading Wreck!
I’m super excited about the upcoming solar eclipse and came across a web page today where you can put in your zip code to see how much of an eclipse you can expect. The website is on Vox and can be found here. I live in zip code 35741 and should see the moon obscure… Continue reading Solar Eclipse
I have been overcome with such a sense of lethargy that I am incapable of getting anything done. There is plenty that I could be doing….strike that, there is plenty I should be doing but I can’t find my motivation. I see the same old problems around the house and really don’t know where to… Continue reading Lethargy
Today was the annual Schwarzbach family reunion in Houston. A reunion I’ve luckily been able to attend for the last 9 or 10 years; this is equal to the number of years that I have been acquainted with my birth family. I love the fact that there is an annual family reunion. It is a… Continue reading Reunion 2017