Category Archives: Joey

Attack of the Puberts…

Puberts…that is my slightly derogatory nickname for teenagers stuck in the hell of puberty. Lately, my most mild mannered child…my sweet, thoughtful, considerate child…my beloved middle son has been the pubert from hell. If I say up, he swears I said down and informs me that I must be remembering it wrong. If I call…

I know, I know, I promised you…

Hey y’all, I know I promised you a week of Disney capped of with a most excellent review/interview/giveaway this Monday. Do you think it will be ok to flip-flop that activity? Yes, that means the review/interview/giveaway will start out my Disney week instead of finishing it but, it’s all good. This time I have a good…

Mom, something hurt me yesterday.

Earlier tonight, right before Joey went to bed, he and I were talking. He mentioned a few things about his academic classes. Then, he asked me if he should wear his wrist brace to PE because the push ups were bothering his wrist. Then, he said words no parent ever wants to hear. Joey looked…

The Great Turtle Rescue

When you have a houseful of boys, you never know what kind of adventures you are going to have. Our most recent adventure included 2 of the boys and an amphibian. Last month, the boys and I had gone down to my mom and dad’s house the first full week (6/17 thru 6/21) after school…

Crash and Burn

~ring~ring~ ME: Hello *TOCE: Yes ma’am, this is J from Sk8 Cary. I’d like to start out by saying Joey is ok…but his bike isn’t.   Yes, I did get a phone call that started this way…and, no, believe it or not, I didn’t panic. This week, Joey is at the BMX bike camp sponsored…