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Bringing Up Brandon

My oldest daughter started back to college full-time at the University of Texas at Arlington today…entrusting her precious eighteen-month old into my care…

I totally enjoy taking care of him…make that spoiling him…but chasing a one-year old around was a heck of a lot easier at 26 than it is now at 46…and before any more of my facebook friends de-friend me for posting more pictures of Brandon eating Oreos and donuts and Big Macs, I have decided to start setting some goals for this coming semester…and goals for other grandparents who might find themselves changing diapers for a second time around… 222 more words

The Living Room

The Month Of August has been wild!

The Month of August @ The Living Room included:

 The wonderful art of Jewell Wirefly On exhibit until Friday August 28th

~ An Emotional Journey Through Second Life ~ 449 more words

Lime Green Extreme?

Lime green too extreme? No way! Not in my humble opinion anyway. I love it! I really didn’t at first though. We bought some cheaper paint from Home Hardware. 787 more words


The Wind

The wind it huffed
The wind it puffed
The grass it bent
The trees it swayed

Day was hot
Throat was parched
What could it be… 195 more words


Leisurely Last-of-Summer Labor Day Lunch

The girls start school next Thursday…Oh, how quickly the summer days have flown by…My youngest will be a senior this year…Let the crying begin…This time next year she will be a freshman at Ole Miss walking the halls that I used to walk…and probably listening to the same music that I used to listen to and wearing clothes similar to the clothes that I used to wear…People tell me that history just repeats itself every twenty years… The older I get, the more I find this to be true… 439 more words

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Return of the Mud Room

Hello Neighbour!

I’ve been excitedly busy with painting the house these past couple of weeks. I’m excited to show you the progress and an updated post about the living room is in the works. 1,030 more words


Living Room: Painting

When we moved into our house last summer, we used the living room as a temporary bedroom. The room had textured ceilings and lots of paneling that had been painted bright yellow! 134 more words

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