• 9/11,  Book Recommendation

    Never Forget

    This book was just published a few weeks ago…it tells the story of Andrea Haberman, her family, and her fiancee, Al in the aftermath of 9/11/01.  Andrea was 25 years old and grew up in a small town not far from mine in Wisconsin.  She was on her very first business trip to NYC-it was the first time she had ever been there.  She had a meeting at 8:30am on the 92nd floor of the north tower of the WTC.  She was nervous and she got there early.  Andrea never made it out. Al and Andrea met in college where they both attended with my BFF, Lisa, a good friend…

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    Back to Reality

    Reality is eeking its way back into our lives slowly but surely.  We’ve had two partial weeks of school to prepare us for the big five day week coming up.  So far, so good.  I’ve managed to get up on time, get both kids fed and dressed and out the door with everything they need for school, preschool, or day care (depending on the day) and I’ve even managed to shower myself every day as well.  And after I showered, I’ve even remembered to put on an outfit that does not involve my sparkly Old Navy flip flops and my drawstring cargo shorts and go to work.  It’s all about…