Into Every Life…

  A little rain must fall   and the fashion must follow   first rain in months and while  it didn’t last long, the kids made the most of it.

Hurricane Season

In honor of the official First Day of Hurricane Season and Southern Spirit, I’m re-posting The Cone of Uncertainty, one of my favorite posts.  It’s a tribute to all who live in this beautiful, yet dangerous area and to all who’ve been affected by Natural Disasters. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   Southern is more than geography, it’s a… 

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Tiny Drops of Hope

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I ran to snap this picture after a brief bit of ran the other day.  We are in a D4 level drought.  They’re calling it an exceptional drought.  Exceptional has such positive connotations, I would call it a devastating drought. We have had a shade over 1″ of rain in 2009.  Everything is dying, brown… 

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I Don’t Like Ike

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I had this whole post planned for today. It was all about how excited I am to go have a chick flick night with my friend on Friday. I never get to see the movies in the theater. The last one I saw in a theater was Transformers. I have two tickets to go see… 

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Wisdom and Wonder and Dolly

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Princess is an amazing little creature. I alternate between wanting to pull her hair out and wanting to cuddle her and tell her she’s the most amazing person I’ve ever known.We’re up here in Bryan visiting my family. Granny, the family matriarch, the heart and wicked humor center of the family is declining. She is… 

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Wisdom and Wonder and Dolly

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Princess is an amazing little creature. I alternate between wanting to pull her hair out and wanting to cuddle her and tell her she’s the most amazing person I’ve ever known.We’re up here in Bryan visiting my family. Granny, the family matriarch, the heart and wicked humor center of the family is declining. She is… 

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700, A Rookie Mistake, Vegas and Dolly

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700, Seven Hundred, 7-0-0! Unfortunately that is not what I won in Vegas, let’s say I broke even, K. That is the number of unread posts in my reader. Y’all, I love ya but hell no. The following post has been written during a period of sheer exhaustion. It is probably not coherent, definitely not… 

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I fought the yard, and I won

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So the fabulous ladies over at 5 Minutes For Mom host this terrific meme movement every Tuesday called Tackle It Tuesday. I’ve never participated before, and I thought this week was the perfect time to start.I tackled (with hubby’s help) our backyard this past Friday.The Weeds, the overgrown grass, the spiderwebs and lots of dead… 

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Baptist Seating, Parking Lot Style

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Anyone who knows Southern Baptists or has ever been in a Southern Baptist Church, knows that Southern Baptists are serious about their seating. They have their pew and their seat. This is serious, and it is important. Do not mess with a Southern Baptist’s seat at church. Some of these people have sat in the… 

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I Ku, You Ku.. We’re all Ku Ku

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Haiku Friday andand my brain is feeling dullHave you Fought the Frump? Have you entered inmy Baby Jamz Giveawayonly three days left Gymnastics todayPrincess perfected her bridgewants to show it off That’s all I have nowGrey Matter is depletedThanks for dropping by Better and more original Haikus can be found here *Are you a Texas… 

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Thursday Thirteen

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I am back on Top Momma! Thanks Unpink who alerted me!! Wow. How’d that happen? Please go to Top Momma and click on princess’ face and show me some love!! Thanks y’all My Very First Thursday Thirteen! is the 123rd Thursday Thirteen!! I am just not cool enough to figure out how to create links… 

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