Category Archives: Family

My coat is finally here!

I had ordered a coat back on November 3rd and was wondering when or even if I was ever going to see it. Now you have to admit that almost 7 weeks does seem like a long time right? I … Continue reading

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Clark Griswold

I went to town tonight after work and found that Christmas lights were 70% off in the store that I was in. SCORE right? Now did I need them? Heck no. But was I going to buy them? Well ya! … Continue reading

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Christmas Decorations – Monday’s job

It’s that time of the year again when we’re taking down the summer and fall stuff and digging out the Christmas things,  and that’s exactly what we were doing tonight. The only thing that I just don’t understand is why in … Continue reading

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St. Nicholas Day

It’s that time of the year when our family get’s together for St. Nicholas Day. If you are new to St. Nicholas Day, it’s usually celebrated on the eve of December 5th and the official St. Nicholas Day is December 6th. I … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!!

As I’m getting older (and hopefully wiser) I seem to enjoy Thanksgiving more and more each year. Now I don’t know if it’s because we’re all getting older and the time together seems much more important these past years … … Continue reading

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Out Visiting

I had scheduled some time to visit someone in the Assisted Living Home tonight after work. She’s been helping me with a couple of projects that I’ve been working on and it’s been great! Not only has she given me … Continue reading

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First good snowfall of the year

We knew it was going to happen. It snowed in the afternoon yesterday and this morning we woke up to even more snow on the trees and roads. Now it was bound to happen right? But for some reason every … Continue reading

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Giddy up

Giddy up and here we go…. What is going on you ask? Well I finally made the commitment to make soap this weekend. See I’ve been literally talking about making soap for at least 15 years and I decided I either … Continue reading

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Good Boxes

A couple of years ago when I would see a box, I would think of it only as a box. Then when Kyle went off to college my perspective of boxes changed. What I mean by that is there are … Continue reading

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Supper tonight

Have you ever  set out some meat for supper and then think to yourself, geez I wish I didn’t thaw that out? As you can about imagine, that’s what happened to me tonight. I purposely thawed out some hamburger so … Continue reading

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