Oh, I'm getting so excited! DD will be home in just days! No more counting weeks! It's not for very long... but I'll take it!! It's almost her birthday! Why, Yes! She will be home for it! Thank you for asking. 😀 We have great plans and no plans all at the same time. I... Continue Reading →
Once again, let me just say, this empty nest thing… it’s for the birds. I’m over it. Time for a recall! I need my kids to move home. Oh, they don’t have to live with me, or even live in the same town! My dream would be within an or two so... Continue Reading →
Oh my. So much to say. Let’s just start with how I’m not totally digging this empty-nest thing right now. Oh, I don’t mind the empty-nest as much I mind the distance between my kids and me. Once again, I’m asking myself what I was thinking, raising such independent kids!!
Oh my, I have been silent on here for way too long. I guess I just got busy. This empty nest thing has been okay. Oh, I miss my kiddos every day but I'm surviving and even thriving. We had a wonderful holiday season. It went by much too quickly. We all gathered about an... Continue Reading →
This morning, bright and early we left dd in her new apartment ready to start her new adventure. It was one of the hardest things I've ever done. Leaving my son 6 years ago is another one... We spent a wonderful 5 days with her, moving her in, unpacking, setting everything up and doing a... Continue Reading →
My people, this is real! We are all packed up and leaving in a few. It is so exciting and sad and joyous and scary and wonderful and sad all at the same time! I don't have time for much of a post, but I will post as we are settled and have the time.... Continue Reading →
As the time is drawing near, my heart feels so heavy and my eyes so full. We pack up the U-Haul tomorrow and head out to her new home on Friday. How can it be time already? This week has just flown by for me. This MONTH was merely a blink of the eye! Like... Continue Reading →
Ok, So I don't even think this is fair. First, we have the raging hormones during pregnancy and now as they are getting ready to fly the coop, we have the raging hormones of menopause or perimenopause. What's the deal?? Can't we catch a break here? I guess it's just all part of motherhood and... Continue Reading →
Yep... this is my day... well inside anyway. I'm working hard on not letting it show but when she played the piano and started singing? Waaa.... how will I ever make it through church tomorrow? And preaching at that! Ok, deep breaths... and go take your St. John's Wort NOW!
My Friends, this is hard! I awoke this morning thinking, this is the last time till Christmas I will make her favorite chocolate chip pancakes and I need to go to the store and get the milk to make them. And a silly tear slipped out of the corner of my eye... over milk... over... Continue Reading →