• The bee and the squirrel

    So I’m supposed to be this super-busy bee, right? Indeed I’ve got more things on my to-do list than stripes on my bumble bee back. Well, okay, maybe sometimes I give myself too little credit. I did…

  • Busy as a bee

    So here I am, sitting at my trusty computer typing out this post. Not because I have to. Hey, this is my blog, I can do whatever I want to, right? I was actually going to let…

  • Getting nowhere

    Man, where has the week gone? These non-stop days show no signs of easing up. I drag myself out of bed at the unearthly hour of 6:00am. This is wa-ay too early to be up on cool…

  • Non-stop week

    I’ve never been more glad the weekend is here. It’s been a very tricky week, not as in trick or treat-like because I didn’t even realize it was Halloween till yesterday. Back-to-back errands like you cannot imagine…

  • Saturday Snippets #1

    The days go by in a flash most weeks. So many things happen that can quickly be summarized into short snippets. They’re just little things or fleeting thoughts running through my head. I’ve done these lists before…

  • Need a break

    Whew, glad the weekend is here. It’s been an incredibly crazy week in the Hip household. Hip2bDaughter1 is smack in the middle of her finals AND trying to plan her schedule for next semester. Is this National…

  • Drunk on wurst at the gasthaus

    Being that Hip2bDad and I pride ourselves on being such incredibly responsible parents (ahem!), we rounded up our teens and took them out to dinner Saturday night. At a bar, no less !! Well, okay, so it’s…