Tag: Family

2015 Resolution Wrap Up

Now that 2015 is just a memory, it is the time for all good men and women to review their resolutions and goals made at the dawn of 2015 and see how we did.  Make my new apartment… Read More

Christmas Card Fiasco

Time for Family Christmas Pictures!  We tried to get these done awhile back but my Ugly Christmas Sweater didn’t fit. Strike 1   So I ordered one that adds an extra 100 lbs.  BUT IT FIT! So we… Read More

Thanksgiving Turkey Pinata

I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving!  Our family celebrated by renting a cabin in the mountains where we ate, played poker (I WON I WON I WON), ate, watched scary movies (Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer sceeves… Read More

Haiku Tuesday: Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving this week I am thankful for all my Friends & family   We have been shopping I hope we have enough food Only got 3 carts Family Custom Dictates enough to feed horde Leftovers abound   Hope… Read More

5 Things I Want To Say About: Being An Affirming Christian Parent Of A Gay Child With Guest Blogger Sandy Van Dyne

Hi.  My name is Sandy and I am a straight ally of the LGBT [Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender] community.  I’m also a believer [Christian] .  Honestly, for many years I didn’t think those two things could go together. … Read More

“5 Things I Want To Say About….. Foster Kids” Guest Blogger Cassaundra Magnusson

Guest Blogger:  Cassaundra Magnusson My name is Cassandra Magnusson, I am 31 and I have been a foster parent for 10 years. I have had 75 kids come and go from my home and right now I am… Read More

My Ninja Monkey

The last weekend of August Lauren went camping with some friends.  I offered to babysit Parker for the whole weekend.  Since he lives with me full time and I share a  lot of the toddler duties this didn’t… Read More

Wedding Pics

Recently Lauren’s best friend got married and both Lauren and Parker were in the wedding. You all know how I hate to brag on my Grandson Parker (Boy Wonder) Jonathon but it is so hard to resist when… Read More

LeAnn & Monica Plan Their Funerals!!

While we were on vacation we had the weirdest thing happen. On Sunday night my sisters phone rings and wakes us up from a dead sleep.  It is 8:30 pm at home, but 11:30 there on the east… Read More

5 Things I Learned About Living From My Parents’ Dying

In June of 2014 my mother passed away.  Just a few days short of 6 months later, my father followed her.  The year before that, my grandmother passed.  As the newly crowned Queen of The Universe Matriarch of… Read More