Jar of Squalor V: Grand Finale (I promise)

It's been a while since my most recent JoS entry and I've been meaning to wrap up this so-called series. (It's not nice to let the readers hanging out there, wondering if you forgot or WHAT.) New readers (both of you), you probably are wondering what in the Sam Hill is the Jar of Squalor. … Continue reading Jar of Squalor V: Grand Finale (I promise)

Our Excellent Roadtrip (Part Two: Vermont)

In our last installment, you learned how we spent thirty-seven hours driving from central PA to Vermont, at least forty-two of which were spent careening between orange and white construction barrels (not counting the stop at Wal-Mart to buy shoes), and another twenty-five of which were spent following a rental RV.  (And I say this … Continue reading Our Excellent Roadtrip (Part Two: Vermont)

Our Excellent Roadtrip (Part One: The Drive North)

I know you've been dying to hear all about our roadtrip to Vermont. (Haven't you? Wait, don't answer that.) Here are the high points. We were in Harrisburg, PA on Saturday, where I attended my cousin Nikki's wedding. Saturday evening, friends rolled through town to offload our Middle Son, who had been with them on … Continue reading Our Excellent Roadtrip (Part One: The Drive North)