Glad we finally made up

I have had quite a few run ins with Mother Nature lately and I thought she was really mad at me. I’m almost afraid to say it since the storm is not over but I think our fight may be over. The wind has been blowing here for the last eleven hours and we still have a few hours to go before we are in the clear. The weeping willows look like Medusa is laughing in our backyard and my poor crepe myrtles may never stand up straight again. The tall pine trees in the back have been doing back … Read more…

I hear there’s a hurricane coming*

All my friends, neighbors and relatives are preparing for the arrival of Irene and since I live in an area that is going to be affected maybe I should be preparing too. But I’m not. I went to the movies with a girlfriend. I feel soooo guilty. I never go to the movies, especially not in the middle of the afternoon, before a natural disaster just because with a friend. I do it as frequently as I meet girlfriends for lunch…never. Now dinners and happy hours are a different story but you get the point – a movie in the … Read more…