Then there's the fact that, whenever I go there, it's usually because someone is ailing, and involves doctors, hospitals, needles, knives and pain -- the only things I hate even more than driving in big cities, and the things I'd do just about anything to avoid.
Last but not least, there is family dynamics. I'm sure you know what that is like -- especially if there are three bossy women involved!
So, like I said, as much as I adore my family, I can't help but come home feeling just a tad out of sorts.
Thankfully, all it takes is a bit of time staring at this...
|Cypress Creek, from the back deck at Inoz', and some crazy photo-bomber!|
Now that I've had a couple of days to recover, it's time to get busy again. The Ohio relatives are on their way to Wimberley, as we speak! First on my to-do list? Whipping up a batch of my Mexican Chocolate Streusel Brownies. You'll find a link to the recipe over in my sidebar under Seasonal Recipes. You can thank me later.