“A frontier represents uncharted territory. It could be a remote piece of land or a new field of study, but if someone calls it "the frontier," you are challenged to explore it.” --Vocabulary.com “Marriage is the greatest adventure of them all. It's filled with pitfalls, setbacks, and mistakes. It's a journey worth taking because you … Continue reading Marriage: The Final Frontier?
I posted this on Facebook for Andrew: Do you Know? What can I say that hasn't been said? You know that I love you and that I don't want to spend my days without you, but do you know how much I appreciate you? Do you know how much it means to me when you … Continue reading Do You Know?
Because Andrew and I share our home with two cats, we always leave the bathroom door open while we're showering or bathing so that our girls can come and go to do their business. (Don't worry, this isn't going to be a "tmi" talk about our cats business.) If Andrew decides to jump in the … Continue reading Tub Talk: Okay, level with Me…
A Handicapped Friend by my grandpa James D. A handicap, is a friend who shares Whatever comes our way Who helps by thoughtful words and deeds To brighten up our day Who knows the heartaches That lie heavy on the mind And tries to ease the hurt of each By being extra kind … Continue reading My Grandpa’s Poetry
While I'm feeding the cats this morning Andrew says to me: "I have to take you out tomorrow for your Halloween present" Me: "Halloween present?" I didn't know you gave presents for Halloween? Andrew: "Tis the Season" Me: "You're funny! So, what's my present?" Andrew: "You'll have to wait 'till tomorrow, but I know my … Continue reading Happy Belated Halloween
I was proud that I'd finally accomplished something around here; the bathroom was spotless! So maybe it was the only room in this joint that was, but I considered it a victory none the less. I'd hung our nicest IKEA towel on the towel bar, along with one of the hand towels my parents bought … Continue reading Bathroom Humor?
Okay, so technically I'm taking a break from blogging, but our 23rd Wedding Anniversary is coming up quick here, and I meant to post these two poems to my blog. So I'm popping on for a quick post and THEN it's back to my break. Unbroken (Promise) Another year It goes so fast … Continue reading Unbroken and Stronger