Sorry for the lack of posting, but this week has been super tough for a lot of people. Yesterday we buried a son, husband, father, brother, and friend. Yesterday we buried a Marine killed in combat. We were surround by thousands of friends, 500 Freedom Riders, and hundreds of supporters outside; it was beautiful. Today all I can think about are his babies and how confusing and hard this time is....
Rolling with the Punches
Life as of late has been a big, huge, sobbing blur. We lost a friend, a friend lost a small child, and my Dad is in the hospital. Although these things are not nearly as bad for me as they are the party involved directly, besides my dad, they still hurt and tear me to pieces. My friends are my family—I love them with a passion that can not be put into words and my heart aches for them. It...
Our Fourth of July was, um, interesting to say the least. For starters, we ate fried rice for lunch. Yeah. From that very moment I knew it wasn’t going to be a Team America kind of day. We did a little cleaning and started some laundry while the rain moved in. Lo was holding down the fort on that task. Two trees down and one power line later, we were without electricity. Thankfully I...
Casey Anthony: Why I Didnt Watch
This is a touchy subject, one that I don’t want to tread too hard on, but I need to speak my peace on this issue. I didn’t watch a single minute of the Casey Anthony trial. I didn’t watch any live testimony. I didn’t watch the daily/nightly recaps. I definitely didn’t watch Nancy Grace, the apparent chosen mouth piece for all things criminal justice, blab on and on...
Growing, Growing, Gone!
Look at you; look how much you have grown! As I type this, you are walking around in your diaper with one of Daddy’s shoes on—just clompin’ around, pushing your scooter through the house, and singing songs. Where did the days of baby wearing and puff eating go? You hold our hands in the store and pick out your own clothes, you know all of your animal sounds and the...
The cheese face. The drama I really want juice face. The I am watching Bubble Guppies face. The I just hit my head on something….again face. The holy cow that dog is really driving me crazy face.
Oh So Shady
What is cuter than a baby in shades? Exactly.