Tag Archives: wants

What’s been happening lately

I haven’t had much to say lately.  Or maybe it’s that I have too much to say.  There seems to be a lot going on that is cluttering my mind. Willow had an appointment at the doggie dermatologist last week. … Continue reading

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it’s funky time again

As in, I’m in a funk and I need to get out of it.  I know most of the reason is total sadness about Brian, the feeling of such a loss.  Concern for my sister and wishing I could take … Continue reading

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All around Paradise

Wednesday we took advantage of another perk, which was a free rental jeep for 24 hours.  After breakfast, we got in the Jeep and drove all around the island. We started driving north west, which 5 years ago wasn’t much.  … Continue reading

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Just another day in Paradise

It’s almost nine pm.  It’s a beautiful night, with a cool breeze blowing.  Samba music can be heard through the balcony doors from the show being performed below.  The day was spent on a lounge chair, reading a book and … Continue reading

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I caved in to the Hunger Games trilogy

I caved in to reading the Hunger Games Trilogy.  After 2 of my nieces and my sister, who has never been much of a reader, raved about the books, I thought they must be something worth reading.  Plus, my niece has … Continue reading

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her nose is fully functional

As spring weather seems like it’s here to stay, Scuba Man decided he would start running outside instead of on the treadmill.  I’ve walked Willow outside for a couple of weeks now, as it hasn’t been too cold. The other … Continue reading

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has anyone seen Downton Abbey?

I spent the past weekend alone.  Scuba Man was at the beach with Willow, so Pockets and I just chilled.  For the most part, I kept the television off.  But I was in a total veg mood Sunday night and … Continue reading

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a snickers bar can save you money

I am a regular reader of Get Rich Slowly, a financial blog.  Although I am months behind on reading it, I save every email and read them as I have time.  Today, I found this really interesting post from August … Continue reading

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C is for Cost of Living

Avon is the middle village on Hatteras Island.  One of the downsides of island living is how much it costs to live there.  After all, you’re not on the mainland where there are many roads and truck deliveries are easy. … Continue reading

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25 minutes, 3 times a day

I was catching up on my blog reading today.  Not my WordPress blog reading, but those sites that are professionally written to give advice, the ones where I read the whole post in my email.  The blog I was reading … Continue reading

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