Monthly Archives: June 2011

Don’t look at me!

It has been a busy couple of weeks.   Got some garden planted.  M had ball games and team pictures.  Had a garage sale.  Sun-fried my face at said garage sale (i know, I know…sunscreen, well, I forgot it).  Went to a … Continue reading

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Father’s day

I was going to write a post about my father.  I was going to say that I called him today, that I debated about even calling him.  We don’t talk much.  We have a very on again, off again relationship.  … Continue reading

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Outdoor fun and games

Today was bar-ruti-ful!  Sunny, blue skies, light breeze, 70’s…couldn’t ask for better Illinois weather.  Perfect day to start putting in the garden.  So we did.  A little.  Mostly we just sat back and enjoyed the day.  Kids were actually playing … Continue reading

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#3 son – B

The baby.  The last one – sniff.  He is my momma’s boy.  He loves him some momma.  One look from those deep, dark brown eyes and I’m sunk.  Sorry, can’t help it.  He’s the baby.  It doesn’t help that he … Continue reading

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#2 son – M

My 7-year-old, my sweet little monkey.  He has my mother’s eyes.  They crinkle the same way when he smiles.  He is also very photogenic.  That definitely does not come from me!  I am a picture-phobe.  He has his father’s smile, it … Continue reading

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#1 son – N

My first-born son is now a taller-than-me sixteen year old. Sixteen YEARS! How can I be that old? I remember sixteen…vividly! Now he knows everything and I am stupid…I remember that! He gives me “the look”…remember that too. I was … Continue reading

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Shopping with mommy and me

Spent the afternoon with my mommy today.  Without the boys – woo hoo..love my babies but momma needs adult time too.  This pic is from a St. Louis Cardinal game roadtrip earlier this year.  But that’s a post for another day. … Continue reading

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