Go. Team.

Ahh…Memorial Day Weekend.  A time to kick-off summer, relax on the back of a boat, drink cold beer, eat barbecue, and enjoy the sun.  That is…unless your me.  In which case?  Memorial Day Weekend is the three days you help your husband write an 18 page paper. As I’ve mentioned before, my husband is in … More Go. Team.

All. You. Need. Is.

Okay…so this post? This post here? There is a very good possibility that this post is going to be all over the board. So…I’m sorry about that…but you’ve been warned. When I was in my mid-twenties, a high school classmate of mine was murdered. It was…beyond horrifying and devastating. My high school community came together … More All. You. Need. Is.

Like. The. Movies.

It’s been a crazy past couple of weeks.  I have 57 posts swirling through my head but I haven’t forced myself to sit down long enough to get them on paper…or…typed up as the case may be.  So I’m taking this opportunity (oldest little girl in gymnastics for an hour) to write the first one (of … More Like. The. Movies.

The. Real. Things.

I’m not going to sugar coat.  It’s been a hell of a day. This morning we learned that my aunt passed away.  I’ve mentioned before that we’ve been struggling with some family health crises.  This was one of them.  She was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer a year ago.  In the past month we knew her … More The. Real. Things.

The. Mrs.

When I was little, as far back as kindergarten, there were boys I considered good enough to marry.  Not many, mind you, I was incredibly picky…but they existed.  Like other girls, I spent time attaching these boys’ last names with mine.  Carrie Grover (Michael.  We got in trouble in kindergarten for talking too much and … More The. Mrs.