I love this time of year.  Yeah, it’s Christmas time…, there’s the lights, the tree, and, you know, the chocolate…  but the thing I love the most is that the kids come home!  The older they get, the less time they spend at home, and so it becomes such a special time- at least for their parents! So, the first one home arrived two days … Continue reading Homecoming

I’m with the band

We had a great Saturday!  The hubster’s band played one of the local fairs, opening for Lonestar.  It was a pretty big deal.  Jay Fleming and the Unlikely Saints have a great sound- somewhere between country, rock and soul.  There’s nothing better than watching grown men get prepared for a big opportunity! For Christmas this last year, Andy gave me a Tshirt that says:  “I’m a … Continue reading I’m with the band

Small Town, America

Yesterday, Andy and I took a little road trip.  We went through several small towns celebrating Independence Day with parades.  I love that small town community culture!  Folks start putting their lawn chairs up on the sidewalks hours before the parade starts.  They bring their coolers, their blankets and their families. I love that these 4th of July parades include just about anyone who wants … Continue reading Small Town, America