Life & Family

Another Mother’s Day Without My Son

Another Mother’s Day Without My Son

For many years now I have dreaded Mother’s Day, not because I don’t have my Mom, but because my grown children don’t appreciate that they still have their Mom. I feel like I’m an afterthought. It seems like everything changed when I moved to Nashville back in 2009. I feel like my kids felt like I was deserting them even though they were all...

Closing the Chapter on RV Life

Closing the Chapter on RV Life

If you've been reading my blog for very long you know that we have been renovating our RV for several months now. Some of which was during the time we were still living in it full-time. As of December 2020 we had purchased a site built home and had decided to give up the RV life for good. There were still some renovations that needed to be...

I Love My Porch

I Love My Porch

One of the main things I feel in love with when we toured this house was the porches as I love to sit out on the front porch in my rocking chairs, but especially like my back porch where I can relax under the ceiling fan and enjoy the day. Last week a wonderful friend came over and we got to sit on this porch catching up for about 4 hours. We...

Surviving the Winter Storm of 2021

Surviving the Winter Storm of 2021

On Saturday, February 13th a winter storm started coming into the Middle Tennessee area that would lock us down for many days as the roads became impassable and wrecks were happening all over the city. By Sunday everything was frozen solid due to extremely cold temperatures and sleet. On Monday we continued to receive more and more frozen...