Monthly Archives: May 2011

Love at… 400th or so… Sight

So, I promised that sometime I’d tell the story of how LOML and I got together.  Haven’t posted in a while, so I thought I’d tell it now. I moved to Dallas in May 1989.  The man I’d worked for … Continue reading

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Adoption

My brother-in-law, B,  and sister-in-law, P,  have recently adopted a little baby boy.  The extremely long, drawn-out, complicated process is nearly over.  Next week it will be official and final.   They will have completed all the paperwork, home studies, life … Continue reading

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Once We’re There

This is a poetry entry from fanstory.com.  I highly, highly recommend it, you will not be sorry you read it.  Only takes about 10 seconds to read. via Once We\’re There by 2misunderstood.

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Here, Kitty, Kitty!

I have never been a cat lover.  I’ve always found cats to be obnoxious, snotty, and completely inappropriate for a pet. So… how is it that I now not only own a cat, but love it to a ridiculous degree?  … Continue reading

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Top Ten Ways to Know You Grew Up in the Church of Christ

(With apologies to those of you who didn’t.) #10.  The main reason you went to VBS was the cookies. #9.   You sight-read shape notes. #8.  You know what song #238B is. #7.   You don’t dance and you don’t chew and … Continue reading

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Romance

My LOML and I have a long-standing joke where he signs his full name (including his middle initial) when he gives me a card.  More lately, we have several “pet” names for each other that combine humor with affection, and … Continue reading

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Kids Growing Up

My older daughter will be in high school next year.  My younger daughter, my baby, will be in middle school next year. How did this happen??  Didn’t they just learn how to walk, like, last week?? It’s hard not to … Continue reading

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