Category Archives: Water

Spanakopita, Operation Varsity Blues, Beach

Day two without my phone and I’m acutely feeling its loss.  People glued to their devices get a bad rap, the assumption being they are constantly refreshing social media feeds and not doing something ‘important.’  I’m guilty of the mindless scrolling … Continue reading

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Mind won’t sleep

Interrupting this broadcast to announce my first born son, Adam Reed, turns ELEVEN tomorrow.  You read that correctly.  Only two more years until he becomes a teenager.  I can’t…. Ever since I went public about Treasure people want to know what’s being … Continue reading

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Life

So what’s been happening in the many months since I blogged regularly?  Allow me to present a summary in photos…. One of my dearest friends, Shay, treated me to an unforgettable vacation.  We went to Orange Beach, Alabama, where we … Continue reading

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Last day of summer

…and what a fantastic summer it was. Technology galore!  Adam purchased an Xbox with his own money.  Tatum discovered the joy of [supervised] YouTube. My children can work electronic devices better than I can. Hot, humid days were spent in … Continue reading

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Farewell first grade

Adam celebrated his final day of first grade this morning with games and pizza outside with his class.  He said goodbye to his best friends M and C [a.k.a. The Three Musketeers] and even introduced me to the girl he’s … Continue reading

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The life aquatic

Our clan went swimming with Merilynn not too long ago.  No words of mine can ever come close to articulating what this fantastic woman means to our family.  Hell, she is family.  One day I’ll have to transcribe the Book … Continue reading

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Dance card full

Let’s recap my schedule this week:  first date earlier tonight with B, third date with D on Thursday, and fourth date with C on Friday, and first date with M on Saturday.  Even typing that sentence exhausts me.  I cannot … Continue reading

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