Yesterday the littles and I were heading over to my Aunt's for some cousin time and to circle the wagons. As we traveled the familiar path, our Princess announced from the backseat, hairbrush in hand: "I just want my hair to look nice, and I'm worried that it doesn't." Yes. We are those people. We… Continue reading You Know You’re Loved When…..
Many moons ago before my oldest entered this world, I sat around the Christmas tree with people I loved as we were opening presents. I try to be meticulous when I am unwrapping a present, and even more so at this point in my life--as I have wrapped many a present and can appreciate the… Continue reading The Story of the Lamp Box Present
I love cookbooks. One of my favorites is Aunt Bea's Mayberry Cookbook that I got for Christmas probably twenty years ago. I have some stand-by recipes from that one, including Mr. McBeevee's Make Ahead Breakfast Casserole that I make every year for Christmas morning. (And that is our big meal of the day! I know,… Continue reading Best Cookbook Ever
Twenty-four hours into the HospitalStay with Mama, she and I rode in an ambulance from Warner Robins to Macon, a very painful ride for Mama, only made more so by the driver blasting Q106--Classic Rock. Yeah, there's another letter to write. I'll add it to my to-do list. Forty-eight hours in, I had spent a… Continue reading The Three Gifts