Just like Las Vegas, except…

The extremely fantastic Soup Husband Curt arranged a top-secret overnight getaway for us this past Friday night.  There are so few surprises in a 15-year marriage that we resort to things like making reservations and not telling the other one about it till the last minute. I did it to him last month - secured … Continue reading Just like Las Vegas, except…

Engaged

Marcy at The Glamorous Life is collecting engagement stories from anyone who wants to post one.  Now that 16 years have passed, it seems like a good time to get this bit of family legend in writing, because, what with early onset Alzheimer's and Adult ADD and other maladies that affect women of a certain … Continue reading Engaged

Now, that’s thrifty!

My husband only wishes he could still be driving his first car, just like this man! Of course, at some point, Clarence Cleveland Curtiss turned the corner from tightwad and rolled right on into icon... but somehow, I doubt Curt's Volare Station Wagon would have ever eventually become cool. Let alone lasted that long. Read … Continue reading Now, that’s thrifty!