Holiday Gift Giving Guide

November 25, 2013

Last time we spoke, I was teetering on the edge praying that the replacement iPhone I received that day from Apple would accept the backup from iTunes from my original iPhone - after it was diagnosed with a bad battery – just as it was supposed to. I am pleased to report that everything went as planned, and within […]

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Totally Random Nonsense

February 27, 2013

It is with regret that I announce that I shot my wad on the SLIMpossible diet today. While at the hospital for most of the day, I found myself with about six minutes to scarf down some “lunch”. I made a quick trip to the hospital snack bar and settled on a bag of Doritos […]

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The Shoes That Bind

January 21, 2013

Do you have shoes in your closet that you haven’t worn for years, but refuse to get rid of? If so, you will absolutely love this story. McDaddy participated in a 3-on-3 basketball tournament at our church this weekend. The teams were formed by drawing names from a hat. McDaddy was on a team with our friend Shawn, and […]

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Because I Like To Ramble

January 18, 2013

Let the record reflect that as of 4:19 PM, I am totally CAUGHT UP on the laundry. And yes, that announcement is blog worthy. It is blog worthy because that is something that rarely ever happens around here. And, as luck would have it, as of 7:24 PM, it was no longer true. You know […]

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Some Points Of Interest

October 17, 2012

1. I rarely ever talk about politics here on the blog. For one, I don’t know enough about foreign policy or the energy crisis to stir up a debate, and for two, ELECTION DAY HURRY UP AND GET HERE! I will say this however: If you are one of those people who spout off, calling […]

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You Capture – Pink

April 26, 2011

I live in a house with three fellas. That means there’s not a lot of pink around here. My iPhone is wrapped tightly and securely in a bright pink otter box. And my laptop is pink too, though I’m not in any mood to show a picture of my laptop because we are on the […]

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50 Random Things That Make Me Happy

March 20, 2011

1. A good song on the radio (Lose My Soul, Manifesto, I Was Made To Love You) 2. American Idol 3. McDaddy’s picture on my iPhone when he calls. 4. Written notes in the mail. 5. Cranberry Chutney candle from Yankee 6. Words With Friends 7. Home 8. Pedicure 9. Our church 10. Dirty Dancing […]

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If Mama Ain’t Happy…

February 10, 2011

If you think you’ve got it bad and you feel like poopy, You should thank your lucky stars you’re not outside all snow covered and droopy. We’re in the hills of West Virginia and our butts? They are cold. There’s no end in sight, or so we’ve been told. Spring, where are you? Please get here quick, […]

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Alex Ryan

January 31, 2011

This sweet boy: loves Fruit Loops cereal is a fast runner has an extra tooth stands 46 inches tall and weighs 46 pounds wears glasses (and has since he was three) has more Lightning McQueen cars than any one child needs wrestles with daddy any chance he gets has a love for shoes would rather […]

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All That To Say This!

July 20, 2010

Earlier in the summer, McDaddy and I talked about signing the boys up for swimming lessons. I was skeptical because at the time, both of the boys were afraid to “go under water” and neither one of them had any interest whatsoever in doing anything in the pool besides playing on the steps. Each day before going […]

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