Inside Out

Have you seen the latest Pixar film Inside Out? I love how recent animated movies are shifting away from the typical "damsel in distress" or "good vs. bad guy" themes and moving more into deeper territory. Inside Out depicts the inner monologues of a young girl and her family, and how so often the voices … Continue reading Inside Out

So…This Happened….

The friend I came here to see works for Microsoft. They launch retail stores all over and she travels to the various cities for store set ups and grand openings. With each store opening there is talent booked as well. This could be singers or professional athletes. In Dallas, it was The Band Perry and … Continue reading So…This Happened….

I’m Leavin’ on a Jet Plane…

Only I DO know when I'll be back again. Sunday. I have exactly three and a half days to remember what it was like to be my own person. To not have any real responsibilities. Driving in the rain, my mind imagines all kinds of catastrophes, all completely unrealistic. This is not a reflection on … Continue reading I’m Leavin’ on a Jet Plane…

Safari Fun – Texas Style

Now that the house is getting somewhat assembled, we decided to get out and do something. We went to San Antonio to check out this: We got to see all sorts of creatures - and they came right up to our car door! Hannah said "OOOH OOH OOOH! Mom look!!!" about 5000 times. Jacob laughed at … Continue reading Safari Fun – Texas Style