I shop by weight….

for my groceries now. I don’t remember grocery shopping being such an ordeal. I used to take both kids and shop and now just completing the task alone seems like too much. Lately I have noticed that I don’t want to buy […]

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Ready, set, HIGH SCHOOL

Well, I can’t believe it but soon I will have a fifth grader and a freshman!! I feel so old. I remember when I was in high school and my parents and the parents of my friends were really OLD. I understand […]

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The chicken rug

I have a new rug for my kitchen!!! I have been thinking about it for a while but my cleaning lady Dawn’s comment suggested I move it up on my list of things to do. When she was here last she said […]

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I survived a car trip with

three generations and a dog. Not just any car trip but a two -day trip in 103 degree temperatures!! There has to be some type of prize out there for me somewhere. Highlights of the trip: 1: My daughter wants to drive […]

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Jaw sugar

At the shower there was the cutest baby. He looked just like Michael – big head and no hair. He was so cute that I just had to hold him. I scooted next to the woman who appeared to be his grandmother […]

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Monogrammed toilet paper

We all attended a bridal shower on Saturday for my second cousin and it was thrown in typical Southern style. Lots of good food, beautiful decor and lots of “how are ya’ll”! One of my favorite gifts the bride to be received […]

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HOTTER than the hinges of hell!!!

Well, Ashley and I finally made our trip to Tennessee. It was a long trip (12 hours total ) and the most tramuatic part was saying good bye to the dog at Merle and Jackie’s house. He looked shocked and Ashley cried […]

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Getting the h… out of town

Finally on Wednesday summer school will come to an end and Ashley and I will be leaving for our vacation. We’re headed to Tennessee!!! I had a dental visit today and WAAAH it hurt. I had two thirty year old silver fillings […]

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Forgot to water my money tree!!!

Why is it that I always forget how expensive it is to exist with two children in the summer? Those movie people don’t help they come out with a different movie every week and by the time you add the popcorn and […]

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The summer both my kids wanted to get to first base!!!!

Well, apparently I am as good at blogging as I am at journaling. I must do better!! Last post we were headed to Oxford and we came in third. It was a very emotional time for everyone and most of us (those […]

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