September 9, 2014
I think getting this older child of mine into high school has officially pushed me into a funk. I’ve been going through old pictures, momentos, schoolwork – you name it, all under the guise of “purging junk”. Yea, right. Who am I kidding. I’m going through these pieces of paper longing for more time. It’s never enough, is it? During the cry-fest, I mean purge, I came across this blog post that I did when Walker was in 3rd grade….
August 26, 2014
Did you ever have a task to do that you knew was going to be so god-awful painful that you put it off, begged other people to do it for you, and when that didn’t work, resorted to bribery? That was this task. And yes, I did all of the above. And when I couldn’t convince the husband to add it to his plate – even with some “wife witchery” – I had to buck up and just do it….
August 13, 2014
One of the things that I most love to do in this world is eat. And I don’t mean, like, I say I love to eat and then you see my mowing down a salad. No. When I say that I love to eat, I mean that I can have pot roast, mashed potatoes and gravy and greens and a biscuit AND sweet tea, and be looking for cobbler shortly thereafter. And those that know me well, know this to…
August 11, 2014
Re-painting the house. Our house has been in need of paint and stucco repair since we bought it over 4 years ago, but we put it off for other pressing matters, like putting in a pool (definitely a pressing matter in land-locked Orlando), re-painting the inside (more than once), installing wainscoting in the dining room, hanging barn doors…the list. Oh, the list. But it’s time. It has taken me MONTHS to finally pick a color – and thanks to my…
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