Archive for the 'Personal' Category

Thank you.

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

This year has been some sort of emotional awareness change thing for me.  I can’t even accurately express it. Taking care of my uncle, and his subsequent death. My brother’s car accident. Reconnecting and staying in touch with my father’s sister in Mississippi. Letting some grudges go that I was holding on to for no […]

A Miracle.

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

My little brother was in a car accident last week. I can’t even really say much about it because the tears are starting to come. All I can say is that he’s alive, and he’ll be fine, and that’s all that matters. If you’re the praying type, say a prayer for him – and for […]

Christmas cruise to Mexico {pictures}.

Sunday, January 12th, 2014

We surprised the kids with a cruise to Mexico for Christmas.  It kinda didn’t feel like Christmas.  But it was still nice.  We got away from the cold, took time off work, and had some wonderful family time together just the 4 of us. It’s a beautiful morning. On a clear day you can see […]

Feliz Navidad! – a Christmas Surprise.

Sunday, December 22nd, 2013

Today we gave our kids a Christmas surprise.  They thought we were going to California for Christmas to see Grandma & Grandpa.  But we actually had no plans to see the fam, and instead are embarking on this pretty little boat today and heading to Mexico for Christmas.  If you’ve known me for at least […]

Fall Photo Shoot.

Monday, October 21st, 2013

Walgreens was having one of their specials where you get 25 pictures totally free.  So I took the kids down to Kathryn Albertson Park to get some fall pictures of them to send out to the grandparents and aunts in other states.  They didn’t turn out half bad – if I do say so myself  […]