Two years ago tonight. Wow. April 7, 2013 I sat down to blog with the idea that I wanted to put down in writing all of the stories that I had saved up while my Mama was unconscious in the hospital--all the things I had planned to tell her when she woke up. Those stories… Continue reading And They Said It Wouldn’t Last
Yesterday we went on a Family Adventure to celebrate the light that is our Princess. She is about to enter the double digits, and that is worth a special day of happy happy joy joy just for her. I was eager and excited to make it happen. And thrilled to plan the surprise. But when… Continue reading Counting Syllables
Comfort in a Cup
We have a few traditions when it comes to birthdays in our family. First of all, we celebrate for more than a day--we have birthday weeks and sometimes happenings for our birthday month. It's all about the celebrating the lives of those we hold near and dear. You get to pick what kind of cake (or pie… Continue reading Comfort in a Cup
The Comfort When Things Get Wonky
Today we were on our new "fall" schedule in earnest. I use the term "fall" loosely because there's nothing remotely related to fall in August in Georgia. (97 degrees people.) Except for the fact that all of the schools have started. There is that. Today was "divide and conquer" day. As in, if the Fella were deployed,… Continue reading The Comfort When Things Get Wonky
A Night to Celebrate!
Tonight this is how I feel! Today the weather has been beautiful. Here it is the first day of summer and I must say, June, you are behaving yourself just fine. The breeze, the sun, the clouds, the less than normal temperature. GORGEOUS. Today I was treated to some unexpected visits with people I love--the crew… Continue reading A Night to Celebrate!