This holiday season we had the privilege of celebrating my grandfathers 88th birthday. This man is one of my most favorite people in the whole wide world! His life and legacy is like no one I know. He has a servants heart, he loves and accepts and helps anyone who needs it. He is the… Continue reading What is your legacy?
Category: Blended family
The worst best Christmas ever!
Christmas 2010 went down in history as the worst best Christmas ever for me. Adam had finally finished chemotherapy and radiation 10 days before Christmas Eve. He was still feeling lousy and not eating, except through his PEG tube. I was looking forward to something normal for a change. I was looking forward to time… Continue reading The worst best Christmas ever!
Monday’s have turned into an impromptu date night for Matt and I. It is fabulous! All but one of our kids have activities on Monday evening and the one that doesn’t, would rather have his eyeballs pecked out by chickens than leave the house. HAHA!! So I feed everyone before dropping them off at their… Continue reading Untitled
Crazy Cousin Love
We did some serious eating yesterday. We were gone all day. I sadly, never sat down long enough, nor did I have anymore juice in my head to write yesterday! We spent the day with 2 of our families. We have done 3 thanksgivings now. (Matt has had 4 if you include his office one)… Continue reading Crazy Cousin Love
I am struggling with the twins. They are sick to death of sharing everything. I know it must be hard. They tend to be our most laid back of the crew. I have bragged for years that they are the easiest, that I would have a dozen just like them. Today, I am taking it… Continue reading Twin life
This world owes me nothing. I am not entitled to anything. I don’t deserve anything. God gives me His grace and mercy every single day! Regardless of whether I deserve it or not. In todays world of instant gratification and self-entitlement, I am not going to lie, I get a bit frustrated. Even with my… Continue reading Untitled
The greatest gift
Yesterday my sister, niece, Avery and her BFF headed north to spend the day shopping at the outlet malls. We did some good progress on Christmas wish lists. We have been doing this shopping expedition off and on for years. The 2 of us love a good day of retail therapy. Our other sister would… Continue reading The greatest gift
Football and sports are a part of our family! Today we got to attend Kennesaw State University’s final regular season game, where we came out Big South Champions! What a fun time and history was made! This football team is only 3 years old, though the college, now university, has been around much longer. Matt… Continue reading Untitled
A week off! No alarms for school, no after school activities!! Thanksgiving week is upon us. My crew is looking forward to some down time, family time, making memories, and decorating and some shopping for Christmas! I love the holidays! I love the time we spend with family and the laughter we share. I come… Continue reading Family galore!
Thankful for Mondays….WHAT!!! (umm and Tuesdays!)
Seriously, who says that!!! Did I really just say that I am thankful for Mondays…I did!!!! We have a full and busy home. There are always people coming and going. Places to be, things to do, activities to attend, children to taxi, and so on and so on. Mondays come and as soon as everyone… Continue reading Thankful for Mondays….WHAT!!! (umm and Tuesdays!)