There is nothing I love more than a road trip! Recently I got to realize a childhood dream and go with my mom, Syd, and the boys to The Snake Farm (don’t mention this to my husband…he’s still a little sad he didn’t make the trip). The Dream As a child, we would often take […]

Merry Christmas Y’all!!! That about sums it up! I am so excited about Christmas, and not for the food and presents (although that is a bonus), but for the people, the season, and the feeling of hope and joy that surrounds it! The People I am blessed with some amazing people. I am especially excited […]

My son was a senior in high school and announced to us that he wanted to attend college in Chicago. Yes, that Chicago! The one with one of the highest murder rates in the country. That was my first thought. My second thought was how would the boy who wears beanies and heavy jackets when […]

“Life is like a box of chocolates.” I just love that line from Forrest Gump. Mostly because I love chocolates and a whole box is even better, but in my life I have learned that life is like a garden. Gardens give you whatever you put in to them. Joy is in the tending of […]

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