The “Giddings” Trip- The Journey Instead of the Destination

The “Giddings” Trip- The Journey Instead of the Destination

Today, I go back to work full time. Before I did, I knew I wanted a day to spend with Cody- and if I were going to get said day, I knew we had to get out of dodge. The plan first began developing as Cody was turkey hunting down south. He saw Bluebonnets and we...
Sometimes Even In The Simplest of Things Mistakes Happen

Sometimes Even In The Simplest of Things Mistakes Happen

When I showed Cody this, he said I should never get pulled over and have to say the alphabet backwards because I can’t even do it forwards. He might just be right (but I’m not worried about that). It was just a practice before I finished an assignment...
Learning to Ride on Easy Street

Learning to Ride on Easy Street

Sunday, for Amy Lynn’s birthday, we went out to eat- and watched her consume bowls of green sauce with her chips. (I might have promised we could make some when she comes to our house. Something tells me I’d better have the avocados at the ready.) Then,...
The Shy Groupie & Concert Scrapbooking Notes

The Shy Groupie & Concert Scrapbooking Notes

So, last week, well, we drove 20 miles shy of 1,000 miles to see four nights of concerts all by the same three bands. (Can you tell the fact that we were 20 miles shy just irks me? Kinda like my husband at the pump when he’s one cent over and even amount). Ever...
Busting Through Doubts: Paint It! Just Do It!

Busting Through Doubts: Paint It! Just Do It!

One of the reasons I’m loving this new house is the wall color. I admit it. This house has good bones and add the perfect color and oh my! I got to have the house painted my favorite color- D61-1 Morning Fog (Olympic Paint). Busting Through Doubts: Paint it!...
The Doubts of a Man (or Woman) From Missouri

The Doubts of a Man (or Woman) From Missouri

Last week while I was blogging about how we tend to doubt ourselves as scrapbookers, I pulled out my old thesaurus to look up the word doubt. I never know what inspiration I’ll find in it, so I often pull it out- I think that the old book smell along with the...