Ok, so there are some things in life which sound better than they, in reality, are. Turkish Delight is one of these things. (I was brutally devastated when I first tasted real Turkish Delight, which I found in The Netherlands and bought with exceeding great joy. “WHAT?” I almost exclaimed outloud, trying hard to conceal my near-tears state of mind. “Edmund turned traitor for THIS?”) Lavender Ice Cream (from a cute little shop on Bainbridge Island, WA) is another.
We spent two hours this morning doing something I wasn't sure I'd ever do again. We auditioned for a local Community Theater production this August here in Worthington, Minnesota. I didn't think I'd do this again for several reasons...many of which I wrote about below last summer and you can read about them as I'm reposting the the first post for you today. Another reason I didn't think I'd do it again is that it's a LOT of work...and time...to be in a production like this. HOWEVER...it's worth it. It's fun, it's a great time to make new friends and deepen old friendships, and it's something we can do all together as a family. Even five year-old Boo might be in on the action this year. to top of our reasons for doing this again, it's The Music Man...a favorite of our entire family. And so we're diving in again. Stay tuned!!!