I meant to get this reveal posted this morning but a sudden announcement by child number 6 that he is going to start community college here locally in what amounts to about three weeks through my morning into a tizzy. There will be information about what Foodie Penpals are nearer the end of the post,… Continue reading Foodie Pen Pal Reveal
Last Friday I spent several hours walking around a backyard about 8 miles from my home. The people have day lilies and tons of them – a magnitude of varieties and some that they, themselves, have created. Because I am great at killing almost anything, I did not take down names as I did not… Continue reading Day Lilies
Still not quite number 6’s exact birthday time. He would say I couldn’t tell him what the time is and he is probably right. I can give ball park times of all six kids but no exact times, except maybe the twins. Pregnancy number five had been tough. I had horrible blood pressure problems. My… Continue reading 19 Years Ago
A while back I won a giveaway from Happy, Fit Mama on her blog. She had tested these wonderful energy bars and was giving away 2 sets of six of them. Never having heard of Garuka Bars before, I read what she had to say about this product and its taste and decided entering the… Continue reading @GarukaBars Review
No, I did not haul out of town last week. What? Miss the hottest week of the year? Not likely. I just took a slight blogging break. Can I explain why? Possibly but no concrete reason. With all of last week’s heat came a laziness. There lies the underlying cause of no blog posts last… Continue reading Summer Break
Training for marathon number six is just around the bend. This cycle will begin on Monday. I am still sitting here staring at an Excel sheet trying to figure out what training plan I am going to use. Let me tell you some of the things I want in a training plan. Flexibility! I know… Continue reading Training Is Coming
If you follow my blog, you may realize that over the past three years I have had some “voice” issues with certain topics due to be an elected board of education member. My term is now done and I know longer feel those restrictions, although there are still certain topics I cannot discuss in public.… Continue reading Politics or Education?