Category: Family

Sheer Beauty

We went out of town this year for Thanksgiving.  To the beach.  In Florida. I can’t imagine, really spending Thanksgiving in a hotel with family, but we did.  And, evidently a lot of other people do to….spend Thanksgiving in a hotel.  We met up…

A Positive Influence

My mom is celebrating a birthday today.  It is not a “big” birthday, or significant in any sort of numerical way.  It’s just that special day in November when she graced the world with her presence… all eleven pounds of her! She and my…

Gratitude

Love….Love….LOVE this time of year.  I am so thankful for my wonderful family and the time we are spending with each other this week.  And, the fact that I do not have to cook.  Or clean. Big smile.     That’s all. SW

Dallas

I don’t usually write live, up to the minute blog posts capturing where I am and what I am doing, but today is an exception.  Today, I am in Dallas.  Dallas, Texas… for the groundbreaking ceremony of the George W. Bush Presidential Center. The only…

Predestined

My friend Ree of Pioneer Woman fame dropped her girls off for a visit last weekend.  When I say dropped off, it was more like an actual exchange in the Love’s Travel Stop parking lot on I-35.  Location was of no importance, only that…

Cousins and Chaos, Part II

Just a few photos from cousins and chaos. I did not take them, but discovered them on my camera the following morning. Thank goodness for that because I was too busy trying to control the chaos and have zero pictures to show for it…zero…zilch…de…

Cousins and Chaos

Cleaning makes me cranky. I spent the better part of the weekend dusting, polishing, mopping, picking up, putting away and doing laundry. I even managed to vacuum and clean out a few closets. ( I should really do that more often.) I don’t normally…