Impaled The King

Even though it was a hundred and two degrees outside, Kevin was excited we were able to grab a “median” flag route! Thirty three flags on TC Jester medians–done. We are returning veteran band flaggers. We know the ropes. Get there early… Better route choices. Only this go round we […]

Lady Bug Brain Bust

Today is the first day of summer! While the teens of the house are still sleeping Caleigh was dressed as a lady bug and ready to play her home made fraction and decimal board game “Brain Bust” all before 8am. Her creativity might just be the end of me! Not […]

“Drama Queen” a poem by Caleigh

Caleigh penned this about a month ago on our way to AWANA. I remember when I started this blog because Ruth made me how much fun Cole had calling me blogger beth and hollering out when I would be backing out of the drive that if I did not return […]

Roomies

These two kept me laughing all year with their randomness! The sister was a bit worried about the brother and metnioned it to me regarding his toothbrush. She said he hadn’t even unpacked it from his “ditty bag,” so she was worried he just might not be staying! And then […]

She Hid It From Both of Us

I had the best surprise today! I picked up Caleigh from school and she pulled this out of her backpack. Of course I screamed! I was thrilled to have it. I did however ask if she forgot it at school and that is why I am getting it today; she […]

The Send–Off

Now that I know they are headed home I can title this just the send off. Pretty sure it would be the sad send off had it been written a year ago. Who am I kidding. It was a horrible day. I remember one of the toughest of my parenting! […]

No Party No Open House Just FOGO

And the graduation day continues…we celebrate differently depending on the one at the center of such celebration. Cole likes steak. He can eat lots of it. Lots! FOGO De Chao was the perfect place to celebrate. And it was pretty close to the stadium I might add. Closer than our […]