Family

Ain’t that the truth?

My mom sent me a great email with a bunch of these little cartoons today.  There were several that made me literally laugh out loud.  I might just feature one every so often. 

Footprints in the Sand

*A note before you read this. After doing an audit of my blog in 2022, I have decided to leave content that speaks to the Christian I was at the time this was written. I no longer identify as Christian (and haven’t for a very long time.) I chose to leave these posts because it is who I was then … Read More

Shattered Goodbye

Through the darkness you walked In depths unfathomable I reached out you couldn’t see I called you couldn’t hear Darkness defined the path; walled you in. Midnight has never seen this expanse of black You thought you were alone. You carried more than there was. You pulled it along Wore yourself out You stumbled. You fell. I couldn’t pick you … Read More

Platypus Poop

Mammogram Funny #1 My friend offered to take me to my mammogram and ultra sound and watch my child today. On the way to pick me up, she picked up her kids from school first. Their family is a “medical family” if I can use that term. Her kids are rather well-versed and since we both agree to tell the … Read More

My Friend Jill

Hey everybody! I’ve been on a little vaction of sorts!  I’ll tell all of the details in a bit, but for now, I wanted to introduce you to my friend Jill.  (She’s on the right, that’s me on the left) She’s going to start blogging soon, I’ll tell ya when she does.  It’ll be fun!  She’s a character, that’s for … Read More

Teresa the Barista Girl

I had the best experience at Gloria Jean’s today!! Let me back up. Phil and I have been trying to go on a couple of date nights a month. They have to be Monday night (that’s his day off). So on May 23rd we went to Ruby Tuesday’s at the mall for dinner and then ended up just walking around … Read More

You locked Chuck in the van?!

Chuck is the Beagle-looking thing, he’s part boxer. Molly is the black one. Anytime someone comes to the door, Chuck tries his best to sneak out. And when he gets out…forget about catching him. “Run Forrest Run” is what we chant when Chuck gets out. He makes a dash for the neighbor’s house (which is actually quite far since we … Read More