• The sweetest day

    There are times when it does get crazy around here. Last week was one of those weeks. Lots swirling around in my mind. And lots going on in school and college which means everyone was on edge…

  • A new chapter in the Hip Book of Historical Events

    So we start a new chapter in the Hip Book of Historical Events. Raine, my 17-year-old princess, is officially a college freshman today. Her Royal Highness doesn’t have a driver’s license yet so she will be riding…

  • Greener pastures

    You’ll be glad to know we got the heck out of there as fast as we could! Steev has moved into an apartment near campus. That sure beats taking the bus to/from the home of Mrs Control…

  • That and the perfect excuse for a vacay

    So guess what? I’ve decided to go along with Steev to set him up in his new environment. To be honest, it wasn’t an easy decision and if there were a way for a mom to be…

  • honesty, an important lesson for kids

    Steev was walking back to class after lunch yesterday when he came across a five-dollar note on the steps near college. He looked around to see if anyone had dropped it but there was no one nearby.…