This is the day of the year that I wax poetic about what a great Mom I had. She wasn’t perfect of course; she made mistakes as we all do. But I always knew I was loved. I knew that she was grateful to have me as a daughter and I knew she was proud… Continue reading Mother’s Day 2018
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!
I do not write many checks. In this day and age, it just doesn’t seem necessary. There was a time where every bill was paid via check; utilities, insurance, groceries; you name the bill and a check was written to pay it. On top of that, you had to put the check in an envelope,… Continue reading Check writing
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
The best part of the holidays for me is having all the kids home. Lucy drove down to Auburn this week to drag Keegan home. I definitely feel that he would strongly prefer to stay in Auburn. Not that I blame him…he has a nice queen sized bed, a comfortable couch and all of his… Continue reading Christmas 2017
Today was the big Pickleball Tournament that I have been ‘preparing’ for over the last month. My preparation has really just been playing at every opportunity – I felt like I was improving very slowly as I played with opponents that were better than me. There are times that I really just want to play… Continue reading Pickleball Tournament
Today is my baby’s 21st birthday. This is my oldest daughter; she can’t understand that she will always be my baby, my little girl, the most welcome gift I have ever received. I am in awe of this psyche that I have the honor of calling my daughter. She is beautiful, creative, smart, funny and… Continue reading 21