This summer has flown by much to quickly.  When the roofers showed up at dawn this morning (because our poor roof has been pummeled repeatedly by recent hail storms), it reminded me of just how early my day begins when the school bell rings. I have become rather accustomed to NOT having to wake up … More Summer.

This Lady

Today is my birthday.  I have never been one to want to celebrate getting older, although lately I have found myself celebrating life.  But, today….. Today, I am going to celebrate this lady. My momma. ….because I entered the world weighing 10lbs and 2 ounces and she’s still nice to me! Love you mom.  You … More This Lady


Can’t believe a month or more has passed since I last posted here.  Life is busy.  My children our busy.  The Senator is busier…especially since we are heading into the Legislative season soon. We took a breather from the busy last month and hightailed it to New Mexico for Thanksgiving.  Such a beautiful place. Peaceful. … More Peace