Jumping On The Bandwagon: My 2011 Wrap Up

I figured that the best way for me to end the year would be to follow the lead of so many others and post a wrap-up of the year here at Suburban Scrawl. The year started off with a bang in January, when I got the life-changing news that my Chicago family travel guide...

Silver.

This one’s for Jim. The idea that it has been a whole quarter of a century since we got married in that dusty little office of Norfolk, Virginia’s Justice of the Peace is something I am having trouble absorbing. While clearly it makes sense that twenty...

Exhaustion

In what was perhaps perfect timing, I finally hit the wall this weekend. I have slept more in the past two days (9-10 hours at night PLUS LENGTHY NAPS) than I normally do in about five days put together. I credit a couple of things for this: 1. Doing nothing makes me...

Merry Christmas To (Most Of) You!

Here we are…Christmas weekend 2011! I want to wish all of you who celebrate it a very, very Merry Christmas. I hope you enjoy it to the max whether you’re spending it with family, visiting friends, or hanging out solo in your robe and fuzzy slippers on the...