Category: Outings

Our Unexpected Lunch at Gluten-Free Cutie!

Gluten-free cutie

  Rebecca and Benjamin and I were driving home from a new park we had just discovered in a part of town we rarely go to when I said, “Isn’t that Gluten-Free Cutie place somewhere around here?” I had heard…

Fun at the Farmer’s Market!

I heard yesterday that a new farmer’s market had just opened in town last week. Rebecca, age 12, Benjamin, age 9, and I headed there this afternoon to check it out. Sprouts Farmer’s Market — new in town! This was…

Escaping the Banality of the Suburbs

I haven’t had anything remotely resembling a vacation in eight months. No trips to the beach, no overnight getaways, no visiting relatives for a day or two … nothing. “If I don’t go somewhere, I think I’m going to lose…

Scenes From a Mall

The mall is not exactly one of my favorite places to go, but we had to exchange something at the Apple Store. A couple of the kids’ friends live on that side of town, so I picked them up first,…

Our Free Trip to the Zoo!

Our local library has a DVD that is a sort of advertisement/infomercial for our city’s zoo. If you check out this DVD and then return it (whether you watch or not, and I doubt most people do), you get a…