Category Archives: family

Snow Day Reflections

I was sitting here tonight, contemplating a snow day tomorrow with all three of the boys home, and I suddenly realized how few days like that I really have left. See that boy over there to the left. That’s my oldest and he’s going to be 17 years old next month. 17?!?!? How the hell…

The Stuff of Family Legend

This Thanksgiving, my family all gathered at Lake Gaston and had the most fabulous time together. We laughed. We told stories. We ate a ton of food.And, we played innumerable games of pool. It was amazing because we were all together.But, all these wonderful moments are not why this vacation will go down in family…

Happy Birthday, Dad!

Today is my dad’s 74th birthday and, I’d like y’all to help me wish him a very Happy Birthday. I have so many wonderful memories of my my dad when I was growing up. One of my earliest memories was when he came into my preschool class and let us fingerpaint him. I also remember…

I need help y’all…

This weekend, I made a resolution I need help. I resolved to write something, anything, at least 6 times a week. I really have missed writing and I feel the need to record mt thoughts, ideas, activities, and observations. I honestly don’t have a clue what has kept me away from the keyboard. It’s not…

Three Days in the Kingdom: Day 1

As many of you know, our Florida trip this summer started with a bang. I am happy to say that the rest of the trip was a much better experience. Our first day at Disney was spent at Disney Hollywood Studios (use to be Disney MGM but the name was changed after they acquired Pixar)….