Woo-Hoo! It's Friday, Friday Frenzy! Real quick let's play a game of Have You Ever? Sound like fun? Alright then, here we go... Have you ever watched a teenager lick a slab of ice/snow up a glass front door? Have you ever watched a 5yr. old sled down the stairs on her stomach head first...without… Continue reading FRIDAY FRENZY – GRANDPA GREEN
Road Trips are surprising, funny and....Oh No You Didn't!
Today is National Pie Day...one of my favorite days of the year! I decided in honor of the pies, I would make my favorite....my Great Grandmother's (Maw Maw) Fantastic Chocolate Pie! I realize the pie's not perfect, but whoever heard of a perfect 'pretty' homemade pie? One bite of this and I'm sitting in a… Continue reading Maw Maw’s Fantastic Chocolate Pie!
Have you ever worked really hard at something only to find that you've been doing it wrong the entire time? Jeez... I feel like I've been banging my head on the wall and just realized that it was getting me nowhere....because it was the WRONG wall! So now I've chosen another wall....I'll let ya know… Continue reading The wall
So I taught my boys another lesson the other day....it was one I wish I would've taught them some other way, but it is what it is.... You see.. I had been having the most horrible day. You know, the kind where your deep freezer and fridge have stopped working without your knowing it until… Continue reading And that’s why you don’t throw matchbox cars!!
Alright, for those of you without children I'm just gonna lay it out for you right now....being a parent is a lot like being a pinball. Just when you think you are getting somewhere, out of nowhere something smacks you right in the face! Find that amusing do you? I'll tell you what's not amusing… Continue reading Parenthood..or something like it!
This post is a little late coming, but boy o' boy have things been crazy around here lately! Nora had been sick right before Halloween, with what we thought was just a bug, but on Halloween day, the doctor called to let us know that Nora's tests had come back and she did indeed have… Continue reading Busy ‘bug’!
Happy 1st Birthday Sweet Baby Girl!
Ok, so you'd think since I have a blog that I would be techno-savvy right? WRONG!!! I haven't been able to put up any pictures because I had no space on my computer and I didn't know how to delete them and get more room. Well, I kinda knew what to do, but I wanted… Continue reading It’s an Earthquake, No a tornado..wait, I meant a hurricane!!
Summer is..... Home-grown Tomatoes.. Ice Cream Trucks... Barefeet.. Night-time baseball games.. Fresh sweet corn... Treats before dinner... Big, bright full moons... Trips to the beach... Futbol de calle.... History lessons and deck scrubbings... Trips to see the waterfalls... Vacations and LOTS of swimming.... And Last.. but not least... Summer is gloriously exhausting!