Monthly Archives: January 2013

ten on tuesday.

1. So far it’s rained here in Alabama for virtually all of 2013. Ark jokes abound. In my opinion Southerners are never happy with the weather we are having. It’s either too hot, too cold, too rainy, too humid, too dry – you get the picture. We’re a people prone to extremes. 2. On Saturday […]

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sparring.

Somehow I still have four draft Christmas posts in the queue just waiting for their chance to be posted. I thought I was on the ball getting them all loaded up…but apparently I overestimated my ability to actually hit publish! Here’s a quick one that I’m inspired to post since this scene just replayed itself […]

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ten on tuesday.

1. My sister and her little fam arrive tomorrow. EXCITED doesn’t describe me right now. We had about four days of notice which is just about right…any more than that and the wait would have killed us! 2. To prepare for the arrival of the Ryans  – yes, my sister’s name is Meg(han) Ryan – […]

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our golden age.

Confession: three weeks ago the kids and I begged Brent for another baby. Sarah promised the baby could sleep in her room whether it was a boy or a girl. Ephraim suggested we name him/her Scout. And I made a pretty solid case that having a third kid would actually be easy because I have […]

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another tender tennessee christmas.

Judging by my December picture file I seem to have taken the entire month off from blogging. Thankfully I didn’t slack in the picture taking department though! So allow me to reminisce for a few days about “last year”. Early in the month we headed to my mom and stepdad’s to celebrate Christmas at their […]

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