My Word of the Week: Show

My Word of the Week: Show

Steve and the boys thought I’d gone completely mad when I rushed to the fence Friday evening after a band concert and dinner out. “Look, I see them,” I called out, and my three guys were completely flummoxed because I was looking toward the neighbors’ house but no one was home.

The Case of the Backyard Beer Can

The Case of the Backyard Beer Can

Yesterday, my husband noticed a beer can in the backyard. This is significant for several reasons, the most obvious being that we don’t drink beer and we very rarely through garbage of any kind in our own backyard.

“Must have been the neighbors,” we decided.

My Word of the Week: Now

My Word of the Week: Now

Sunday evening we arrived home late in the day to begin preparing for a new week. The weekend had offered some time for rest but plenty of activity, too. The boys came back to our house for a few days just as we got home, at least one of them strung out on Halloween sugar from Saturday night’s trick-or-treating.

My Word of the Week: Blows

My Word of the Week: Blows

blows – verb \ˈblōz\ : to be in motion : to move with speed or force : to move or run quickly : to send forth a current of air or other gas I arrive home from a walk, and the wind beats me to the front door. We’ve raced around the neighborhood, the wind dancing...