The Kids of 1959

"1959." Does that year ring your bell? Are you celebrating the Big 6-0 this year? I turn 60 in November. Snuggle Bunny turns 65 a few days later. It's kind of hard to believe. Feels a bit like we're entering The Twilight Zone. Especially since my mom never made it this far down the road … Continue reading The Kids of 1959

‘Unspeakable Joy’

What's the most evocative, poignant word in the English language? I'll tell you: I don't know. But I'm pretty sure that "home" is in the running. Like, "coming home." Going home. At home. Homeward bound (remember that Simon & Garfunkel tune?). Or... After floating around on a Caribbean cruise for about a year*, The Kid … Continue reading ‘Unspeakable Joy’

‘What About Bob?’ (Leaving on a Jet Plane, Part 4)

Maybe because we share the same warped sense of humor, The Kid and I usually like the same movies. Especially if the movie also has a warped sense of humor. This is from one of our movie favorites. We trot it out whenever we get near water. In this case, he's off the Yucatan Peninsula: … Continue reading ‘What About Bob?’ (Leaving on a Jet Plane, Part 4)