I keep forgetting to show you pictures of my birthday party! As I’ve told you, for my 50th birthday , I wanted to do something memorable. When my sisters asked what I was going to do, I jokingly told them I wanted to do the zipline through the Buffalo National River forest. Jokingly, because I […]
I would be remiss if I didn’t mention our other sweet, little lake guest. He was quite the trooper while we were there and loved every aspect of being outside. I don’t think he was ever put down the whole week. But why in the heck would we?
As we prepare for a week of R&R at the lake, I’m digging up some of my favorite go to recipes and wanted to share them with you. This year, the whole family (8 total) will go with us and since we only eat one big meal a day, my only stipulation is I’m not cooking every night. Thank […]
I wasn’t going to post anything about Mother’s Day. Not because I don’t like the holiday, but because it’s the first one without my Mom. The last year and a half have been a little difficult to say the least. My parents home burned in January of 2012. Thankfully, they were able to get out […]
2013 has arrived cold and wet in Arkansas. Last night, we celebrated with a bottle and our sweet, little 3 week old grandson. A good time was had by all. 🙂 Being a grandma is THE BEST! ♥♥♥ A new year, though, brings plans for spring. I can now concentrate on my reading material for […]
I’ve grown a lot of things in my lifetime, but the most important thing I’ve grown is a family. I’m not sure when it happened but all of a sudden my boys are grown up and having kids of their own. Now that I’m a grandma, I am enjoying a whole new role in the family […]
One day we are motorcycling around New Mexico, and the next day we are rushing back to be with a parent in time of need. Life can really change on a dime. It was rainy and dreary the first few days we were sitting in ICU. It hadn’t rained much all summer, so people were happy and excited for […]