Monthly Archives: March 2012

Ireland Vacation 2003

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Today reminds me of the brilliant vacation Jim and I spent touring around Ireland in 2003. We still talk about it as one of our “best vacations ever”. Even the Guinness tastes better in Ireland. Sláinte! It was the … Continue reading

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My warm-season lawn vs. the HOA

We live in a Traditional Neighborhood Development in the heart of the triangle in Morrisville, NC. Our house was built in 2006 and sodded with cool-season Fescue grass like every yard and green space in the development. That lawn looked unsightly for … Continue reading

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Violins, Bugs, Tacos, and Dinosaurs

Today was a perfect family day in Raleigh: Bugs, violins, and ballet dancers Tacos and sangria Dinosaurs Around the state capitol On a sunny day in March With Patrick, Mom, and Dad See? Just perfect. One to savor. We started … Continue reading

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Paleo Breakfast for my Visiting Aunts

My aunts (who happen to be two of my favorite people) were passing through the Raleigh area this morning, and I was thrilled to have them over for breakfast. They both follow the Paleo Diet, so my original idea of … Continue reading

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