For my readers who don't know Katie's story, please refer back here and here. Katie has been home for a few months and returns to school today. She is still working so hard and has come so far and her reward is a touch of normalcy, she gets to go to school half time for … Continue reading Dear Katie,
So, like all of you, I got a little 2013 synopsis from WordPress about my blog activity for the year. I want to thank some of my blogging pals for helping to make 2013 a pretty damn good year for this blog. Firstly, I want to thank my 2500 followers. I know many of you … Continue reading 2013: My Year in Blogging or Try Again Next Year
1. Southwest Airlines has a system. I don't really know what it is. It involves columns. It involves the letters A, B, C and numbers 1-5, 6-10.... see the pattern? It goes up to 30 and then sometimes up to 60. And they call the A's to stand by the columns and then they call … Continue reading 7 Things I Learned on My Trip to Denver
I remember my mom telling me about three kids in her senior class who were killed in a car accident right around graduation. I think they were hit by a train. When I was a freshman, a senior at my high school (Lake Oswego High School) was killed in a motorcycle accident. Last year, my … Continue reading The Same Old Teenage Story aka Every Parent’s Nightmare
I'm going to post 25 photos max! That's enough to cover everything and hopefully not so much that you will gag and never read this blog again. As I said yesterday, Jamie Bosworth is my friend and an outstanding photographer. I first met her many moons ago when I was looking for a photographer for … Continue reading Wedding Album
Last week I read an article that Valerie Harper, Rhoda from my all time favorite show The Mary Tyler Moore Show, has been diagnosed with incurable brain cancer. She could have a seizure and die tomorrow. She could live a few months or a few years, she and her doctor don't know. They do know … Continue reading Whatever “It” Is, Do It!