Daily Archives: October 31st, 2007

Because the chicken costume is evidently a tradition

Four years ago I bought a chicken costume.  On sale.  For almost nothing.  I was preparing ahead for the children to have a barnyard costume to wear in their school’s Christmas play.  The lad’s first year at school, he was a lamb.  Well, sort of.  He was a molting little lamb.  I searched everywhere for a […]

Events of the day

1.  Breakfast at Chick-fil-a at an ungodly hour… 2.  The privilege of having Miss Viola Swamp as her substitute teacher… 3.  Nana, Papa, and Little Miss coming out to have lunch at the little grill next door (the school and Jack’s store is all that is in this wee little country town)… 4.  Our church’s […]

Happy Birthday, Sweet Pumpkin

Our sweet girl!  Can you believe I convinced myself that I never wanted a daughter?  That was before you.    You are a melody in my song.  You are the movement in my dance.  You are the joy in my laughter.  You are a beauty in my life.  I love you and am so happy to call […]