10 Throwback Photos for Tuesday Ten

This past weekend I went home for a quick trip. Two of my cousins were flying in and part of our mission this weekend was to go through photo albums. At some point after my grandfather passed away, all the photo albums went to my mom. I brought a shoebox full of photos home, but here are a few that I took snapshots of...

Posted on August 19, 2014 and filed under Blog Hop.

I'll be a good sport, but football isn't my department...

Watching Christopher at football practice last year wasn't something I enjoyed doing. I hated hearing the kids getting yelled at. There were a lot of tears, frustration over being new to the game, as well as the no pain no gain of practice. Game days were exciting, but I just don't share the same passion as other sports moms and I don't understand football. 

Posted on August 12, 2014 .

This is how I roll...

You can call this post "supplemental blogging". Remember the last time I couldn't think of anything to blog, but wanted to write something, so I had Siri pick 10 numbers between 1 and 400 so that I could answer some random questions from a page I found online? Well at least one person commented on facebook that she loved it and I should do it more often. 

Posted on August 4, 2014 .

A Cookie Story... the melt in yo' mouth delicious kind

In this story I am going to tell you about some DEE-LISH Chocolate Cream Cheese Cookies. If you stick to the script they will be gone in one day. Not naming names, but some people have the nerve to try and modify the recipe and then complain about it. And then some people's people have the nerve to put their two cents in on the original recipe.

Posted on July 29, 2014 and filed under Recipes, A Random Story.

"If everything is so perfect, why am I so miserable?"

When my boys took their annual trip without me, I couldn't imagine that I'd be counting down the days until they came back, much less uttering the words "I'm bored." slap me

I had been so excited to be off the mom/wife clock that I forgot all about what I should/could do with the spare time. When I got back on Thursday and unpacked, I said, "Now what?"

Posted on July 20, 2014 and filed under A Random Story.

I can't sleep under these conditions...

I can't sleep under any conditions that aren't perfect. Therefore I don't get much sleep. You know that terrible moment when tomorrow is here and you've been trying to go to sleep since yesterday? Been there, done that - wrote a story about it. 

Posted on July 9, 2014 and filed under A Random Story.