Independence Day. July 4th. For many, today is synonymous with backyard barbecues and fireworks. And drinking... I'm sure there are at least some patriotic souls in this great country of ours that reflect on the meaning of this holiday. Or at the very least remember why we should celebrate it. But I have to wonder…Read more Independence Day
Another Mother's Day has come and gone. I asked R.J. about why we have such a holiday and he said it was probably just something the greeting card companies came up with as a marketing scheme. That's what it turned into once companies realized how much profit there was to be made, but the woman,…Read more Holidays & Funerals
I'll be happy when... I can't wait for... My life can begin when... Have you ever said anything like this? I know I have. And if I wasn't saying it then I sure was thinking it. I was never happy or content with what I had, even if what I had was something I had…Read more I’ll be happy when…
Okay, so everybody and their brother is writing about New Year's Day and resolutions and fresh starts. That's great. That's awesome. That's the status quo. I'm of the opinion that any day can start a new year once we make our minds up to change. The date on a calendar doesn't matter. It's all about…Read more Happy New Year!
We're knocking on the door of 2018!! So much to look forward to and so much to leave behind. I wanted to take a minute to share some of my favorite photos from 2017 - mainly so I wouldn't end the year on a sour note... In case you missed them - Pt. 1 Pt.…Read more NGTS – Pt. 8
I'm still here and no worse for wear, which is quite the accomplishment since I've had more face-to-face conversations with more people within the last week than I've had in the last six months. It was great to see people I haven't seen in a while. And as far as family gatherings go, it was…Read more Love is…
I'm such a little kid when it comes to Christmas. I have trouble sleeping and I'm usually up by 5 a.m. And, yes, I get excited when I see all the presents under the tree. I want to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas. I hope you have a wonderful day making memories with your…Read more Merry Christmas