Dear Jordan, Truly, I cannot seem to wrap my head around the idea that you are 20!! How is that possible??? Twenty years ago today (April 12th) you rushed into the world just a bit ahead of schedule (did you not get the memo you were due on MAY 12th??) and scared us all when… Read More Happy Birthday Jordan!!
A Simple Woman’s Daybook: March 8, 2010 Outside my window….it is a glorious day! I think spring has finally arrived – the wind has died down and the temperatures are supposed to reach the 60s…woo hoo!! I am thinking….of ideas for our flower beds. Although not a gardener by any means, I am anxious to… Read More Thinking about Dad
Our first winter Monday with snow on the ground! That’s right, we had snow this weekend – it wasn’t too terribly much and didn’t interfere with church yesterday so I can handle that, I suppose:) And it did not interfere with our ladies’ outing on Saturday which I am so thankful for! There was a… Read More The Weekend: Williamsburg, a Birthday and some Snow
I do have a few pictures from the beach to share but that will have to wait until tomorrow – today we have a birthday to celebrate! My brand new son-in-law celebrates today!! Happy Birthday, Tony! As most know, Hubbie and I have two daughters – such great girls, sisters in the truest sense of… Read More Tony’s 21!!
UPDATE…for some more fun pictures of Em – and her cute sister – check here!! Here are some pictures from our celebration with Emily on her birthday. Well, I don’t have pictures from our day of shopping…but, last night we had dinner at a new restaurant – and it was really nice. So glad I… Read More Em’s Birthday Dinner
That’s right – 24 years ago, today, my sweet dad walked me down an outdoor aisle made of crushed shells…to join the handsome (albiet skinny) man that he – and my mother – would give me away to!! It was an absolutely gorgeous day for our outside wedding in the garden of a historical plantation… Read More Twenty-four Years….and counting!
My last post included pictures from the first day of Riley’s visit….as if there would be days two, three, etc. to follow. Obviously that didn’t happen! Who knew?!? Playing with a sweet grandbaby would fill your days and, then, leave you no energy to stay up late and get on the computer?!? But that’s no… Read More Riley’s Visit to Poppy’s
Thankful Thursday…..and this Thursday finds me on my way to Texas for a family wedding! My girlfriend is travelling with me and we will have a great “girl’s weekend”!! Before and after the wedding on Saturday, we are going to visit several cute little towns in Texas for plenty of girlie fun – shopping, eating,… Read More Headed to Texas
Wordless Wednesday…. July means memories of Mom’s birthday, Mom and Dad’s anniversary and lots of memories of them both! I miss them so much!!
Thankful Thursday………. So thankful for both of my nephews….but especially for Eli (the sweetie in red) because today he is the coolest eight year old! So thankful he and has family live closer now….that we got to spend the day together last weekend and, I even saw him, again, yesterday! So thankful I was able… Read More Happy Birthday, My Man!