Posts Tagged ‘Family’

No One Says Happy Holidays Sweeter Than Darth Vader

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Good morning! I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend. Is it me or are the first few days back to work after a long holiday weekend just the worst? Ugh!

We spent Thanksgiving day preparing all kinds of food to take to my sister-in-law’s house (and by “we”, I mean “I”. You know how that goes) only to decide at the last minute we could’t possibly go because our little guy started running a slight fever. Thank GOODNESS our neighbors across the street still had their turkey deep fryer out (that sounds so redneck, doesn’t it?). Within an hour, we had a deep fried turkey and all the sides I had been preparing all day and voile! Thanksgiving dinner for 4. (click on the post title to read more)

Kids

Sammi, Mama and Jay photo bombing in the background

Please excuse my absence.  My daughter and her boyfriend have been visiting from California and we’ve just been having the most amazing time together laughing and shopping and cooking and eating (a little wine tasting as well).

Many of you who read still have little kiddo-s at home and may feel underwater at times, as if this stage of your life may last forever.

Others are dealing with teenagers who can be, shall was say, “Trying” at times…this too seems to last for what seems an eternity.

I can tell you this from MY experience: (to read more, click here)