• Little Mommy
  • Heidi
  • The Secret Garden
  • Little Women
  • Carol in the Country
  • Beth's Happy Day
jul 23 2008 ∞
jul 24 2008 +
  • The Bible
  • Living Faith by Jimmy Carter
  • Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
  • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen
  • Perfect Madness: Motherhood in the Age of Anxiety by Judith Warner
  • The Price of Motherhood by Ann Crittenden
  • Food and Whine by Jennifer Moses
  • Martha Stewart cookbooks
mar 24 2008 ∞
mar 24 2008 +
  • March 4: Texas Primary and Caucus
  • March 5: Reading TAKS
  • March 6: Lunch with Christopher and Mr. Cantrell
  • March 8: Seguin Basketball Tournament
  • March 9: Seguin Basketball Tournament
  • March 11: Parent/Teacher conference
  • March 13: Bought Easter dress at Ann Taylor outlet in San Marcos
  • March 16: Baylor men picked as a no. 11 seed in the NCAA tournament
  • March 17: Baylor women picked as a no. 3 seed in the NCAA tournament
  • March 17: Spurs and Celtics game
mar 18 2008 ∞
mar 18 2008 +
  • Lion King (NYC)
  • Lion King (SA)
  • Chicago (SA)
  • Phantom of the Opera (SA)
  • Putnam County Spelling Bee (SA)
  • Annie (SA)
  • Color Purple (NYC)
  • Taboo (NYC)
  • Nine (NYC)
  • Stomp (SA)
  • Mama Mia (SA)
  • Grease (SA)
mar 13 2008 ∞
mar 13 2008 +
  • DVF wrap dress
  • Baylor seal pendant or ring
  • Chocolate brown suit
  • Martha's Homekeeping Handbook
  • Black pumps
  • Gold and silver bangle bracelets
  • Salad spinner
  • Diamond stud earrings
feb 6 2008 ∞
oct 8 2008 +
  • Babbo
  • Artisanal
  • Pastis
  • Payard
  • Grammercy Tavern
  • Ouest
  • Olives
  • Petrossian
  • BLT
  • La Grenouille
jan 23 2008 ∞
mar 7 2008 +
  • Run for and hold political office
  • Go to Africa
  • Go to Lithuania and Russia
  • Re-learn to play the piano
  • Pick up a craft
  • Be published -- national magazine, national newspaper or book (or blog)
jan 10 2008 ∞
mar 31 2008 +
  • Lima beans
  • Butter beans
  • Eel or octopus sushi
  • Liver
  • Catfish
  • Sweet pickles
  • Tripas
  • Lengua
jul 24 2008 ∞
jul 24 2008 +
  • Anthony (several times and the nickname is always Shack)
  • Nettie
  • Randolph
  • Kathryn
  • Marguerite (which will be the middle name for the girl I may have one day)
  • Virginia
  • Leona
  • Geneva
apr 23 2008 ∞
apr 23 2008 +
  • Actually stayed in:
  • Texas, duh
  • Arkansas
  • Louisiana
  • Oklahoma
  • Kansas
  • Illinois
  • Missouri
  • New Mexico
  • Arizona
  • Nevada
  • California
  • Washington
  • Minnesota
  • Georgia
  • Florida
  • North Carolina
  • Pennsylvania
  • New York
  • Delaware
  • Tennessee
mar 19 2008 ∞
mar 19 2008 +
  • Food:
  • Spicy Tuna Roll
  • Roasted corn
  • Spaghetti with meat sauce
  • Risotto
  • Mashed potatoes
  • Key lime pie
  • Lobster
  • Raw oysters
  • Green beans
  • Peanut butter cookies
  • Black olives
  • Cucumber in pickle juice with chile and lime
  • Peanut Butter Cap'n Crunch cereal
  • Drinks:
  • Bloody Mary
  • Vodka and Tonic with lots of lime
  • Michelada with Dos Equis
  • Margarita, frozen
  • Sandia Aguas Fresca
mar 13 2008 ∞
mar 14 2008 +
  • Unloading the dishwasher
  • Putting gas in the car
  • Putting sheets on the bed
  • Blow dry my hair
  • Prepare taxes
  • Pay bills, even when it is fast and online
feb 7 2008 ∞
mar 31 2008 +
  • Gervais' diploma
  • Silver spoons
  • Chicago student artwork
  • Costa Rica trip
  • Christopher's flower painting
  • I love NY t-shirt print
jan 10 2008 ∞
oct 8 2008 +
  • Take down and replace the vertical blinds
  • Paint Christopher's room
  • Paint Christopher's closet door with magnet paint
  • Fix broken brick at entry
  • Replace rotten siding (front and back)
  • Fix bathroom ceiling
  • New blinds for our bedroom
  • Re-decorate Christopher's room -- new comforter, curtains, etc.
jan 10 2008 ∞
mar 31 2008 +
  • New Edition with Bobby Brown
  • James Taylor
  • Amy Grant
  • Dixie Chicks
  • Thompson Twins
  • The Commodores with Lionel Richie
oct 24 2008 ∞
oct 24 2008 +
  • Get our will done with Wade
  • Fix the loose brick on the porchs
  • Paint the armoire black
  • Frame Gervais' diploma
  • Clean and organize the coat closet
jul 23 2008 ∞
oct 8 2008 +

My grandparent's house that is no longer ours.

  • Uncle Chris' spray painting of names in the garage (I'm the only niece listed)
  • The upside-down light switch in the hallway.
  • Granddad and then Grandmother sitting in the chair in the sun room looking out the window
  • The orange bedroom
  • Playing Trivial Pursuit, Password and Facts in Five in the living room.
  • Christmas dinner set out on the ping pong table -- covered with a gorgeous, antique tablecloth.
  • The pencil sharpener by the backdoor
  • The big picture of Uncle Chris above the television in the sunroom
  • The light coming through the window above the bookcase in the livingroom
  • The avocado tree in the front yard
mar 19 2008 ∞
jul 24 2008 +
  • Bunny Run -- Waco (perfect registry spot)
  • Sironia -- Waco (memories abound for me at this gift emporium)
  • Francesca's -- SA (gift shop paradise, with cute clothes)
  • Pearl River Mart -- NYC (Japanese strainers, snacks and soaps)
  • Crate and Barrel (simple, clean design)
  • Anthropologie (lovely mix of clothes and home stuff)
  • Sephora (love to play with make-up)
  • Kate Spade (merchandising wonder -- so beautiful)
  • Central Market -- SA (grocery store beyond grocery store, cheese, bread, wine, unusual ingredients)
mar 13 2008 ∞
mar 13 2008 +
  • Talk show
  • Magazine column
  • Baylor athletic department community liaison
  • Travel writer
  • Food writer
  • Own a gift shop
feb 7 2008 ∞
mar 31 2008 +
  • Africa (Kenya)
  • Russia/Lithuania
  • Italy
  • Great Britain (Ireland, Scotland, England, Wales)
  • Spain/Portugal
  • Vancouver/Seattle
  • Napa Valley/San Francisco
  • Boston
  • Washington DC
  • Argentina
  • Puerto Rico
jan 10 2008 ∞
feb 12 2008 +
  • Craftbar
  • Bar Americain
  • Petrossian Cafe
  • Union Square Cafe
  • River Cafe
  • Metrazur
  • Jezebel's
  • Becco
  • Orso
  • Carmine's
  • Cafe Un Deux Trois
  • Veselka
  • Ruby Foo's
  • Tratorria del Artes
  • Lupa
  • Sarabeth's
  • Blue Fin
  • Peanut Butter and Co.
  • Balthazar
  • John's Pizzeria
  • Burger Heaven
jan 23 2008 ∞
feb 12 2008 +