Tag Archive: Musing About Us

Feb 04

Monday Musing: The Price of DIY


Karen and I are amateur DIY people basically because we cannot afford for anybody else to do it.  Luckily for us we have Karen’s Dad who handles any major electrical issues, helps figure out any remodeling conundrums we might have, and has about any tool that we might need to get the job done with …

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Jan 28

Monday Musing: Feeling Powerless


There are a few feelings in my life that just strike fear into my heart.  One of the main things is the feeling of being powerless.  Luckily for me that feeling does not happen very often.  As a teacher I get it once a year during the testing season when I am powerless as to how …

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Oct 15

Monday Musing: New Kind of Freedom

packing a full car

A couple of weeks ago I had a guest speaker come into my classroom, and talk to them about his life.  He was a really good speaker that basically came from nothing over in England.  His mom was a drop out had him as a teenager, and he lived in a half-way home for most …

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Jul 09

Monday Musing: Gone in 60 Seconds Yeah Right


So what I am musing about this Monday?  Well… yesterday, because it started off so well.  Karen was happy M was happy all day, she slept in her crib in the nursery last night for the first time, just a wonderful day.  We were even working with her to do better when she is in …

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May 07

Monday Musing: Need for a Routine


It seems like I have been flying by the seat of my pants the last couple of weeks, and I know things are going to be even crazier as soon as the baby arrives- sometime at the end of this month or early next month.  So, Karen and I are trying to get some basic …

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Apr 09

Monday Musing: Baby on the Mind

Work in Progress

This Monday Musing section has just been a way to get things that I have been thinking about out there and a way for me to vent about things I’m struggling with, thinking about, or just my take on things going on in society.  However, lately as our babies birth date clock is getting closer …

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Mar 26

Monday Musing: Answers to your Questions

Questions and Answers

Well, I had no idea what to expect when I wrote last week’s Monday Musing.  I was so happy to see a few questions to answer at least that tells me that there are some people out there that are at least interested in what we have to say on this site, which makes it …

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Mar 19

Monday Musing: Any Questions?


We have been working on this website for a little over a year and keeping track of things and have been using Google Analytics tell us our stats for our site.  For example, it gives us a report on how many hits we have in a day, what region the hits are from, and other …

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Mar 12

Monday Musing: The To Do List

To Do List

Karen and I are have a long…long list of things to do.  Some go in the category of needs to be done by the end of the week, others go into the category of needing to be done before the baby gets here, and our final category is things that we want to get to …

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Dec 12

Monday Musing: Why?

question mark

Why?  I probably have asked myself that question more times than I would like to admit.  Why did this happen?  Why did I not do that?  Why can things not go just the way that I want them to go?  Why do I get stuck on why?  Then I realize that I need to take a …

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