I've made quite a few mistakes in the past week. I am confident in myself to publicly say "I've made a mistake"...or two. Or more Here they are... 1. The chicken was not eaten by a predator. Ducky MoMo was hiding in the hayloft. The same hayloft that we had canvassed four times already. But, … Continue reading My Mistakes
That darn groundhog saw his shadow this morning. Six more weeks of winter. Really, Phil?! Phil is the groundhog that they pull out of a box or something like that in Pennsylvania and if he sees his shadow or not determines our weather patterns for the next 6 weeks. We do have some crazy holidays … Continue reading Winter Anxiety
Things have been hectic around here the last few weeks. We've attended Holiday performances that the kids are a part of. The family gathered as we had a death in the family. Our goat passed away as well. And we met with the creepiest Santa in the history of Santas.... My aunt's husband passed away … Continue reading Yet Another Week In Review…
My youngest has been asking me, since last year, to take her ice skating. I really like ice skating. I remember first learning to ice skate in high school. We had a PE class that allowed us to go off campus to learn how to bowl, how to shoot an arrow from a bow at … Continue reading Ice Skating
I'm baking pies today. Thanksgiving is in two days. I'm going traditional with my baking. Pumpkin and pecan will do it for us. My dad is known as "Plain Bob" and he doesn't like anything too fancy. He usually finds out that he actually likes fancy when he eats fancy, but he's happy with only … Continue reading Pies, Aging, And An Empty Sh*tter.
Another week (or two) has passed and another week in review is here... We have had encounters with pumpkins, a theft, illness in the family, a concert, and a holiday. October has come and gone and today is November. The month that gives us turkey and the birth of Gigi. Who was the devil for … Continue reading Another Week, Another Review
Being a parent is a very difficult job. There are so many different variables that need to be met. Basic needs. Food...check. Shelter...check. Clothing...check. And those pesky EXTRAS... Educational opportunities...check. Music lessons...check. A few pets at home to provide companionship and to help foster compassion...check. Hair braiding...FAIL. I seem to have the basics down okay. … Continue reading I Want To Be A Better Mom…
I got such a good response to my last post that I thought I would give you an updated version today. This one's called My Week In Review...Week 2. I know that the last one was so riveting and you were all thinking "GAWD! I wish her life was my life! So interesting!" I know! … Continue reading My Week In Review…Week 2