Monthly Archives: April 2013

Did I mention PIT PASSES?

We have a Big Weekend coming up.  The race is in Talladega, about an hour from my parent’s, and also  on the same weekend as MY BIRTHDAY. AND we have TICKETS to the race and also PIT PASSES. Did I … Continue reading

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5am and all is well

I woke up at 4 this morning. No particular reason but something said “get up” even as laying back down seemed like it should be inviting, but wasn’t.  Fresh coffee is extra special at 4 am, especially when there’s a … Continue reading

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Because Spring is time for optimism

The past few days have been those incredible Southern Spring days that us folks in the Wiregrass Region like to fall back on during the scorching, gnat infested Summer months. It’s what we get smug about to our friends in Northern … Continue reading

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excuses, excuses.

Our front yard is starting to look like a wildflower meadow. Oxalis with it’s pink 5 petaled flowers, Florida Betony (hissss) with it’s mint-like stalks of lavender blossoms, grassy stuff, etc.  It really needs to be mowed. Really. Only… Due … Continue reading

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Get it together!

Was is Charles Barkley who said “It’s not bragging if you can back it up.”?…no. I looked it up. Mohammed Ali said that. But it’s true. So I’m not bragging when I say that I can buy groceries. I buy … Continue reading

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How Exciting.

I will admit it. Living in a small town in South Georgia isn’t the most stimulating thing in the world. But that’s ok. It’s enough for me. Reading the headlines about bombs in Boston and limbs flying around and how … Continue reading

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For The Good Of The Family

I mentioned before that I’ve bartered sewing services for desserts. This week’s offering: 2 coconut cream pies. You know, the kind of tall ones with the toasted coconut on top? Yeah, those. 2 of them. I have in my possession … Continue reading

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How do they do that??

Men and dogs share this one characteristic. They can fall asleep like flipping a light switch.  Yesterday, Terry and I drove 4 hours (one way) to spend some time with CJ and help get his trailer set up.  On the … Continue reading

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Genius

I just had the most brilliant and scintillating idea for a blog post, something that would get people to thinking and all that.   Then I got distracted (Ooo! A shiny!) and forgot what it was. My favorite part of … Continue reading

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Not gonna do it.

I receive emails that say things like “blah de blah if you pass this on and send it back to me I’ll know you love Jesus. If you don’t, I’ll know you don’t love Jesus.”  Stuff like that comes up … Continue reading

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