Monthly Archives: January 2009

Mediator

It seems to me my life is all about mediation. Perhaps I should have done it for a living . . . no, that would be too much. Currently I am the mediator between two of my siblings and frequently between my children. All this for a girl who grew up in a non-confrontational family…
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Inauguration Day

My brother and I quietly conversed as people around us sat and anticipated the day to come on the train into D.C. We disembarked at L'Enfant Station. At 6:30am we were standing at the corner of 7th Street and C Street. Looking to my left up 7th Street, I was astonished to see the street…
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Summary of Inauguration Trip

Just a note to let everyone know I am home My experience wasn’t what I thought it would be, but I am processing it all now and hope to have it into some kind of comprehensive thought soon. Here is a “quick” summary. I'll do a better blog later.Got to Manassas Park on Sunday afternoon,…
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Anniversary Surprise

Last night my husband surprised me with an early anniversary present. We'll be married 20 years on April 15th. He has known I wanted an anniversary band, but he decided he likes "wraps" better. Anyway, my rings had to be resized as I can no longer wear a 4 1/2, but now need a 5…
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