Category Archives: It’s all Relative

It's not quite later yet…

I know I was supposed to come back and tell you more about my wonderful memories of summers with G&G, but well…it’s not quite later enough yet.  Mimi and I are currently up with my folks (and those trees!) so we … Continue reading

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Over the Pass and Through the Woods…

About the time that school got out and we finally had some extra time to lavish on my parents, they decided it was time to leave  town.  (Yeah, go ahead and try to explain the reasoning behind that.) Not to … Continue reading

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Hair to Dye For

Not too long ago I was at the store with my mother and the girls.  Mom,  can (and does) spend years hours a really long time just looking at…well anything.  I’m always ready to go loooong before she is.  To … Continue reading

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An Unusual Father's Day

Traditionally, for Father’s Day, we do whatever Shaun wants to do as he is the father.  So we usually just take a deep breath and hope like crazy we survive our Off-Roading trip.  However, this year, my folks are visiting … Continue reading

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And We're Off!

For various reasons…well really just two…Shaun and I haven’t gone off on any sort of vacation with just the two of us.   That, ladies and gentlemen is about to change.  Tomorrow morning, shortly after the Crack of Dawn (so somebody … Continue reading

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Holes

I grew up as pretty much a city girl.  Or at least city enough to not have to worry about what happens after you flush the toilet.  Out here, in the almost boonies, we have something called a septic tank.  … Continue reading

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My Big Toe

For reasons unknown to me, my dad has been wanting me to tell this story.  Personally, I think that there are some stories that really should be allowed to die a peaceful death, however… Eons ago, when I still lived … Continue reading

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Beans the Musical Fruit…

My best friend is someone that can be described as the Ultimate Hostess.  She firmly believes in the Southern Hospitality that she grew up with.  When you go to her house you are allowed (if you truly insist) to find … Continue reading

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It's all downhill

This weekend I was writing the date on something and realized that it was the weekend my baby brother was going to be in San Diego for a conference and meeting up with my folks.  Mimi was with me at … Continue reading

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Ricky

For the first couple years of my life, I was happily content to be the reigning princess of the household.  Just a few months after I turned two, a newcomer was foisted upon me.  At first it was fun to … Continue reading

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