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Monthly Archives: November 2013

It has only been within the past couple years that I’ve embraced a nutty trait of mine.  This nutty trait which doesn’t really have a good name but has led me through this life.  All the while trying to get me to embrace it.  Almost smacking me in the face with it.  But I didn’t […]

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28 :: 30 For every single friend and family member who has walked through our doors. For every single friend and family member who has yet to walk through our doors. Our lives would not be as bright without you. Thank you.   Happy Thanksgivings, Friends. May your food be perfectly cooked and seasoned. May […]

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What I’m grateful for today (bullet style): Smiled at 5 a.m. because I was taking a day off.  The possibilities were too much to sleep. Woke up at 6 a.m. and found the boys playing video games (Weekend rule: if you wake up before us, you can play.  Sorry.  I usually like to sleep until […]

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I work in retail and have been my entire adult life.  When you work in retail, your work life (and by default your regular life) is insane this time of year. You know it.  You love it.  Or you hate it: Black Friday. Every year, I try really hard to make every * customer happy, […]

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I came home to the boys eating dinner.  That’s a gratitude right there!  I didn’t have to rush or worry about dinner. But then I was told to look at the book bag stuff.  It wasn’t written for me, but it shows how loved my boys feel.  It shows how they appreciate the big and […]

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It’s Catching Fire day! Which means it’s Feel Like a Teenager day! A “teen” who has friends who like to sneak wine boxes into the theater. Yep, Teen Day. 24 :: 30 Katniss Everdeen is about to TCB. For the record, I never snuck drinks into a movie theater as a teen.  Maybe some candy, […]

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