“Music has taken over my life!” These were the words uttered by my oldest daughter, Rachel, the other day following marching band practice. She is right. Music really has taken over much of her life. Let me tell you why. This year is her first as a member of the marching band. That in and … More Music Has Taken Over My Life
For some reason tonight I decided to look back through some old photographs. I came across this one and thought it was just too cute, so I had to post it. These are my girls, from a few years back. Rachel was in Kindergarten and Elise would have been 3, so this would have been … More Memories
My kids enjoy playing games when we travel by car. We typically have played the Alphabet Game or the License Plate Game. But, a few years ago a former co-worker introduced us to the game “Tweety“, and that has now become a favorite. Here is the basic concept. Everyone participating looks for yellow cars (which … More Tweety!
My oldest daughter, Rachel, is entering 8th grade this year. Although she is still in middle school, as an 8th grade band student, she gets to participate in marching band with the high school. I think that is great! I remember my high school days, and they wouldn’t have been nearly as much fun without … More High School Band Memories
Today would have been my mom’s 61st birthday. The world lost a great woman almost 4 years ago, and I miss her every day. I wanted to do something today in memory of her for my Song of the Day. She loved good old Southern gospel hymns, so I thought this would be right. This … More For My Mom
Today’s Photo-a-Day selection has no story. I like the pic and am posting it just because. 🙂
The drawing above is in the notebook I keep in my car. Elise drew this several years ago while we were on a road trip. It is one of those simple little things that she probably forgot all about, but to me it is a priceless masterpiece.