Monthly Archives: August 2008

freeeee…!

The Mom identifies with her son so much, that she dropped him off downtown and came home feeling very excited. (Hmph!  She should identify with ME–I’ll be all lonely for 10 days!)  This year just feels so much freer, for … Continue reading

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last of the pictures

This week is also the last of the "lazy days of summer"… not that things have been particularly "lazy" around this family, but we do seem to be in a lull, while at the same time thinking about all the … Continue reading

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there and back again

*yawn!* We got up at 5 this morning… The Mom being wide awake, thinking about pictures, (AGAIN!)  There’s a couple she’s trying to do for her sister, now; who is not in a rush or anything, nor is she demanding … Continue reading

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fun and games

New Beginnings: Sam moves back to RU, Cathie has oatmeal for breakfast.  (She has been having cream-of-wheat every morning for days on end, to use it up.) Stolen from singersdd :I am not:  totally asleepI hurt:  when I eat too … Continue reading

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Part 2

If you missed the first pictures from our Cinderella Wedding, click on the tag below (“wedding”), and then read from the bottom UP, so you can see them in order! Just to give you a full view (almost full) of … Continue reading

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so much excitement!

Man!  The Mom set her Facebook status yesterday to say something about how boring it was when Crystal wasn’t around (that “famous bride”, who is only on Facebook when she’s at work); and then she comes back, and…. yeah, the … Continue reading

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a start

We’ve been dying to show you the Cinderella Wedding we’ve been talking about–so here’s the first few photos!  (You’ve seen them Pappy, no need to wait…) The Sister’s daughter’s wedding took place all on her property.Preparation:  all kinds of it!  … Continue reading

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lots of Wise Words

Step One:  be happy that you haven’t GAINED very much weight over the holidays (The Mom only gained ONE pound in the past month!) Step Two:  realize that you can’t lose weight unless it’s HARD, and if you want to … Continue reading

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last notes

The final chapter in The Jesus Way presents two other ways that Jesus could have chosen (Peterson ingeniously presents a way and a counter-way in each of these chapters):  the way of Josephus, and the way of the Zealots.  He … Continue reading

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Cinderella Sum

Well, everyone is raving about all the pictures The Mom fixed up from the wedding, and soon we’ll be done talking about it here (I think!)  She’s hoping that she can be the one to show them to Nanny & … Continue reading

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