Monthly Archives: February 2013
Today’s funny spark:
(They say the doggie got home safe & sound.)
Seven steps to an awesome weekend:
Step 1. Be Princess for a Day at Wimberley Zipline Adventures in Texas Hill Country –
Step 2. Climb Prayer Mountain‘s 214 steps to see tons of butterflies at the top and some fantastic panoramic views of the Wimberley Valley –
Step 3. Set up camp in a gorgeous location like Guadalupe River State Park –
Step 4. Laugh at the terribly burnt ugly breakfast pancake that only kinda-sorta tasted good.
Step 5. Laugh at the clever raccoon who unzipped (!) a bag and stole some veggie burgers, but decided that the raw stuff just didn’t hit the spot.
Step 6. Skip rocks on the Guadalupe River, or in my case, try to skip rocks a bunch of times; I was successful once. 😉
Step 7. Stand in absolute awe of the Natural Bridge Caverns (and ignore the hyper-frizz out of your curly hair that results from 99% humidity) –
Did you know that “toy boat” is one of the toughest tongue twisters?
Check out this piece: “Why can’t you say ‘toy boat’ three times fast?” by Josh Clark
Today’s inspirational spark:
“Eddie the sea otter plays basketball to exercise his arthritic elbows.”