Category Archives: Life List

A Mighty Fine Idea

It’s been a Life List kind of week. After I heard Springsteen sing Thunder Road this week, I was talking with the other Life List girls about what’s next.  Julia’s about to run the New York City marathon.  Audrey’s keeping … Continue reading

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America the Beautiful

I can’t tell you how badly I needed a change of scenery this week.  It’ll do wonders for your perspective, especially when the scenery is country roads in October. After last night’s adventure, I came back to my bed for … Continue reading

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Springsteen: The Everything I Wanted It To Be Version

I was all prepared for someone to give me some lip about taking two days off in the middle of the week to go to Charlottesville. I had the speech ready to go.  “You want me to choose between work … Continue reading

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Not Subtle, Universe

This was the card they gave me while I waited for my Kokyu taco last night outside of Motorco: Change requires a schedule.  Sheesh.  I get it, already. Onward with the to-do list.  How’s yours coming?

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Car Songs

I’m pretty excited about this: I bought a ticket to see Springsteen.  Something is telling me I don’t have a choice about this one.  I absolutely can not afford it.  It’s fully twice the maximum amount I’ve ever paid for … Continue reading

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It Takes a Village

I am all packed for camping in Maine, people. This is a little embarrassing, because I am not leaving for another 2 days.  Well, 2 1/4 days.  But I am ready.  I’d just go sit in my car and wait, … Continue reading

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Bingo

Last night I did something that was so much fun that I added it to my Life List, just so I could cross it off. It all started with Bar Bingo, since our good friend PJ was kind enough to … Continue reading

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Sasquatch

When we were kayaking a couple of weeks ago, Willow and I got into a conversation about snakes.   I mentioned that I had a fleeting irrational worry that one would fall into my boat from the trees above me. … Continue reading

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The High Line

Second Life List achievement in three days, friends.  I am on fire.  I am unstoppable. Friday, Mom and I walked the High Line.  It was everything I wanted it to be.  We started talking about the High Line a few … Continue reading

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Triumph

I checked something off the Life List today.  And it was a good one. I ate shrimp and grits at Crook’s Corner, followed by…I hope you’re sitting down for this part…honeysuckle sorbet.  It’s been on my Life List for just under … Continue reading

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