Tag Archives: Family

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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11 years of Adam

On the 26th day of the month of March during the year 2008 my favorite son was born.  Meaning yesterday he tuned eleven.  I simply cannot wrap my head around the fact that Adam Harrison Reed has now made me a … 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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Cloudy without Sunny ☁️

* R.i.P. * Sunny Kimbrell 1986 – 2019 Sunny and Allen met in junior high at Bartlett.  Their tight-knit group was close throughout high school.  Although they drifted apart during his college era, they rekindled their friendship a few years … Continue reading

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Operation Biological Information: Mission Accomplished

I woke the morning of 10 March to a ping on phone notifying me of a text message.  Several days prior I sent some vague inquiries to few potential candidates, wondering if I would get a response, or if any … Continue reading

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Gangsters, Russian, and my biological mother

Before I dive into anything too intense, let me first bring you up to speed with my status quo.  My world these days is…calm.  We’ve settled into a routine.  Sometimes I get bored.  Dare I say it’s ‘normal?’  Nothing excites … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

When you can’t get your Christmas cards completed in time– don’t feel bad for procrastinating– just go with it. Make New Year’s cards instead! 🎉 🎈🥂 My professional looking masterpiece was created in approximately a minute and a half. Thanks … Continue reading

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