Month: March 2013

Road Trip…Road Trip…Part 2

This is the second post in a two-part series chronicling my family’s spring break road trip. You can read how it all began here. If waking up to temps as high as 79 degrees in March didn’t spoil us, spending…

Monday Mullings

Mullings/Mull [muhl] verb (used without object) 1.to study or ruminate; ponder. verb (used with object) 2.to think about carefully; consider (often followed by over  ): to mull over an idea.. 3.to make a mess or failure of. ~Oprah Winfrey I’m…

Road Trip…Road Trip… Part 1

It’s spring break and like so many other families we decided to hit the road, Chicagoland to New Orleans – OR BUST!  This is officially the longest road trip we’ve ever taken. Although I’ve been working towards the Volvo High Mileage…

Monday Mullings

Mullings/Mull [muhl] verb (used without object) 1.to study or ruminate; ponder. verb (used with object) 2.to think about carefully; consider (often followed by over  ): to mull over an idea. 3.to make a mess or failure of. The heaviest weights…

What Goes Around

What goes around comes around. You’ll reap what you sow. Growing up my mother would often prophesy that unless I behaved as she expected as a child, did what I was told as a teen and lived up to certain expectations as a…

It Goes Without Sayin’…

Sad.  Disappointing.  Disturbing.  At least it’s almost Spring…plus we have Peeps! I’m Just Sayin’…(Damn!) My stanford admissions essay topic asked me to write writemyessay4me.org about an experience?

Monday Mullings

Mullings/Mull [muhl] verb (used without object) 1.to study or ruminate; ponder. verb (used with object) 2.to think about carefully; consider (often followed by over  ): to mull over an idea. 3.to make a mess or failure of. Be smart enough…

Does It Make A Sound?

Most of us are familiar with the conundrum of a tree falling in the forest with no one there to see it, but what happens if a car hits a truck and it doesn’t leave a dent?  Did it really…