Archive for August 19th, 2008

Sometimes I wish I could translate thoughts about blog comments and other posts straight into actual responses.  I don’t know what it is about the typing, but right now I just want to dash off another quick post both without ignoring comments (or the blog bling from Cori) and without actually responding.

I’m still not sure what to write about the trip.  There were parts that were so nice–the outdoor stuff, seeing family, not having to think about chores or meals.  There was some stuff with my SIL (and a decided lack of stuff as well) but I’ve beaten that dead horse already with C and while I desperately want to figure out why things get so miserable with her on these trips, I think I ought to leave it at ‘we do things very, very, very differently’ and not dwell.  Suffice to say, I think trying to do vacations with our two little families is not the best idea as somebody’s feelings always get hurt and somebody always resents how the trip is conducted.

It’s good to be back home, though.  It’s always good to get back home, even if I miss the outdoorsy stuff.  I’m starting to come to terms with being not so much a city person, despite my love of museums and public transit and the like.


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