Liberation Road Trip: Orkney Springs

The goal was to finish the house renovations by the end of Labor Day weekend.  I came up short but will stick to the follow-up goal of taking a little road trip to celebrate being (almost) free from the shackles of construction.  Trim work and painting can wait a few more days. I volunteered to … Continue reading Liberation Road Trip: Orkney Springs

Shockoe Slip

I attended a web/social media conference in Richmond last week  (which I'm still trying to wrap my tired, middle-aged mind around).  For me, the highlight was spending a few days down in Shockoe Slip.  It felt great being home again and in such a positive place, both physically and emotionally.   The weather, unfortunately, was … Continue reading Shockoe Slip

So Much for Planning

Well, I didn't pull a MacGyver yesterday, but I did get out of the house.  And considering how lethargic I've been lately, that's saying something. However, I failed to realize that I'd committed myself to a month of blogging yet no longer have internet service.  I'm borrowing my neighbor's now, and access is rather spotty. … Continue reading So Much for Planning

It’s All in the Details

I just took an online quiz about my personality based on the things I like.  Official result?  I am weird (their words, not mine).  That explains... everything. I did actually Google for insight on what our likes say about our personalities.  I lost interest in continuing the search after tripping over that little gem of … Continue reading It’s All in the Details