Lucy’s senior prom was tonight. I think back to my prom and I’m glad she had such a great lead up before her date. I didn’t have a date for prom and went with a gaggle of girls but it was great fun. I think it is always fun to dress up and I’m glad… Continue reading Prom!
Each of the last four years, my daughter has made the Alabama All-State Band with the last three years making the top of the three All-State Bands (Red, White and Blue). Each of the last four years, some ‘disaster’ has befallen us before/during our trip; first to Mobile for the first two years and then… Continue reading All State
Lucy lives a lucky life. One would think a car accident would not necessarily be lucky but we got word today that not only are they totaling out her car, they are giving her almost twice what we paid for the car originally! I knew we had gotten a good deal on the car when… Continue reading Good News!
As I shopped in Target tonight, I listened to a book on my iPhone. The book was in a bit of a thrilling spot and I didn’t really want to stop the book to answer the phone when it rang. But I’m a Mom and it isn’t often that I just totally ignore a phone… Continue reading That Dreaded Call
I received a text from Lucy today that simply said, “I made it!”. I really didn’t think anything of it – I knew she was driving to Nashville today (about 2 hours away) and I assumed that she was being conscientious in letting me know that she made it safe and sound. I replied, “great!”… Continue reading Honor Band of America
We are coming into a time of year that, at one time, I could say without any ambiguity was my favorite time of year. I loved everything involving the holidays from Thanksgiving to New Year’s. I enjoyed preparing a Thanksgiving fest with turkey, rolls, mashed potatoes, three kinds of vegetables, several pies and snacks that… Continue reading Thanksgiving 2017
Tuesday is typically my favorite day of the week. I have my clarinet lesson and then, later in the day, I have Huntsville Concert Band practice. I had my lesson and was on my way to band practice when I got a call from Keegan. I could tell he was upset – he told me… Continue reading Wreck!