Our Wedding in Savannah

Twenty months and one day after Mark and I had our first date, we got married in Savannah.  July 29, 2017.  I mentioned 6 years ago on my blog that I hoped that I would find true love one day and that day has definitely arrived.  We can't always plan for what life may bring, but I'm so thrilled to find real love.  It hasn't been an easy journey for either of us, we've both been through heartache … [Read more...]

Daddy’s Home!

We wondered when this day might come and I'm so happy to share that Daddy came home on Thursday from the rehab!  It was a happy day for all of us, we have been waiting for this wonderful day to arrive!  No one more happy than he was though, he couldn't wait to get home to the comfort of his favorite recliner and his swing in the back yard. He didn't waste much time getting out to that … [Read more...]

Dad’s 90th Birthday!

You all have been so precious about my dad's sickness with your thoughts and prayers on getting him well. We are realizing it's going to be a slower process than we have hoped and even though he has made progress each week, it's still slow going and day to day has its ups and downs. We never dreamed that his 90th birthday would be spent in a rehab trying to get well again, but it has turned out … [Read more...]

Update on Dad: Upward!

It's been a week of ups and downs with dad, but I'm happy to say right now we are on an upswing. He's been here in the rehab center almost 2 weeks, 2 weeks tomorrow in fact, which is also his 90th birthday.  July 14, 1927 was a good day for our family, when this little red headed baby boy was born into the world. We have all been hanging in there with him getting treatment at the rehab … [Read more...]

My Big Fat Exciting News!

I've been keeping a big secret that I can't wait to share with you! You've been waiting for it, haven't you?  And I've been dying to share all that's going on! Even my blog friends and real life friends are all like, when is this thing gonna happen, huh, huh? I've been keeping this little secret from all of you, not because I wasn't excited and didn't want to share.  I just felt like … [Read more...]

Happy 4th of July and Dad Update

Hello friends!  Today is our country's 4th of July celebration and I hope you all are kicking off summer with a bang and enjoying it with family and friends.  It's been long week for my family with dad being sick and everyone off schedule.  I'm feeling really off schedule myself in posting this week and so you'll just have to bear with me as we get through this holiday week and I try to stay … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day 2017

As usual in my 10 years of blogging, I always try to share our family times too, especially since you all seem to enjoy it so much.  Our family is close and we get together for all holidays and big family occasions and fortunately Lauren can come home often and bring those girls with her.  Mother's Day this year was no exception. That makes for such a festive time for all of us and the babies have … [Read more...]

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