August 2013

Five Years of Blogging, Five Years of Home

August 22, 2013

Five years ago, I started RambleRamble, looking for a place to build and nurture my own thoughts and creativity. Five years, 879 posts*, 6000+ comments later, and I can honestly say that my life has been made immeasurably happier by having this little spot. I have met amazing people, and made amazing friends. I have […]

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Back to School Memories

August 20, 2013

Back to school was always an odd mixture of excitement and fear. I was that kid who LOVED (most parts of) actual school. I looked forward to buying the school supplies, meeting my teachers, finding out what we were going to read and study that year. But I also was a shy kid, and not […]

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Bring Back the Words Prompts & Link Up: Week 10

August 18, 2013

I’ve got some fun things coming up in the next couple of weeks here on the ole blog, but before we get to that, it’s time for another round of prompts! Let’s jump right into it, shall we?   ******************** Prompt 1: Tell us about a hobby/addiction/obsession of yours. Prompt 2: School is starting for […]

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What a Character!

August 16, 2013

I don’t often find myself wishing to be a character from TV–I guess my suspension of disbelief only goes so far most of the time! There are aspects of a lot of characters that I’d love to have—Tami Taylor’s hair, Sydney Bristow’s kick-ass-ness, Veronica Mars’ smarts, Olivia Pope’s wardrobe (to name a few)–but in general, […]

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Crying Out At Night

August 14, 2013

Last night, after staying up to finish watching an interesting documentary about Richard Pryor, I was just climbing into bed in my darkened bedroom when I heard wails from the other room. Jackson had been crying in his sleep off and on all night, but this was different–louder, more intense, with that pitch underneath it […]

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