My Sweet Mama Always Said…

In honor of Mother’s Day this Sunday (did you forget? consider yourself reminded and go get her something pretty!), I enlisted my brothers and sisters, and I have compiled a list of our favorite sayings that My Sweet Mama Always Said.  (Thanks, Southern Living for the inspiration!) Choose your friends wisely, cause soon you’ll be… Continue reading My Sweet Mama Always Said…

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It’s nice to be back at work.

File that under “things I didn’t think I’d say”. I’m just kidding! I have a great job – most days. But that’s not what this post is about. I am healthy again, and so happy to be so. That bronchitis really whupt my behind. I honestly can’t remember ever being that sick. Not even the time… Continue reading It’s nice to be back at work.

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Ground hog day

Here I am again.  Again.  Starting another new year, and deciding, nay, PROMISING myself that I’m going to be better about blogging.  Will it take this time?  I don’t know.  But, I do promise that I will try.  I am not taking the “365 blog challenge” like some of my friends.  I don’t have a life… Continue reading Ground hog day

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Ice Cream Cakes FTW

Speaking of heart-shaped ice cream cakes*, my sweet brother unearthed a whole heap of old pictures this weekend.  In the pile was this gem: Me, at age 4, posing for the camera before diving into my heart-shaped ice cream cake.  It looks like they even trusted me with a knife at that age. I would… Continue reading Ice Cream Cakes FTW

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Returning from hiatus

It’s hard to believe my last post was 8 months ago.  I’d love to say “I’ve been too busy to blog”, but that wouldn’t be entirely true.  I just haven’t taken the time to do it.  And I miss it.  So, I’m back.  And, for those of you who have missed me, I’m sorry to… Continue reading Returning from hiatus


My, how fast a year goes by.

In case you haven’t noticed, I haven’t blogged lately.  I haven’t really had the time, but moreso, I haven’t had the heart.  Especially this month. This whole month has been a month of “this time last year, …” memories.  With heavy heart, I can’t help but recall the awful events that took place last September,… Continue reading My, how fast a year goes by.