Category Archives: Life and Living

September!

No WAY!!  Where did summer go and why don’t I feel rested and refreshed??? Ah, well.  What can you do? School officially starts Tuesday for us.  I’m excited about it, but I’m not so sure about the kids.  🙂 The … Continue reading

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I love my husband.

He’s  such a great guy!  He does so much for his family for so little in return, it seems to me.  One of the things he does really well is to look at a situation and to boil it down … Continue reading

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20 minutes later …

I’ve consolidated several bags of clothing to go to the Salvation Army. I’ve gathered up all of the various rolls of wrapping paper throughout the room and closet and put them into a large gift bag. That reminds me. I … Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve 2010

Wow.  I cannot believe 2010 is over!!  This year seems like it dragged on and on and would never end, but here we are. We had a great time with friends tonight. 🙂 My friend and I hung out wondering … Continue reading

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Christmas 2010

We had a great day, even though The Sgt is a million miles away. Since I’ve had my vent for the year, I figure I should “rewind” a bit and tell the whole truth. We have a tradition of doing … Continue reading

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It only takes one nail

to flatten a tire, rendering the vehicle useless until the tire is either repaired or replaced with something that works.   Just thinking about how one word or one statement can deflate the spirit of a person.

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Sick – Day 7

Okay, I’m ready to be done with this virus or whatever it is! You know what, though?  I am really, really thankful for Puffs.  I’m so glad I have the ability to splurge on facial tissues!  My nose would be … Continue reading

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