November 2011

My get up and go….

November 28, 2011

Has got up and left. One of the awesome (note sarcasm) hallmarks of Lupus is flares. The severity of Lupus symptoms wax and wane. One week I may be on top of the world, nothing hurting, plenty of energy, I am woman hear me roar. The next week it is a struggle to get up off [...]

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Thursday Thinking – Happy Thanksgiving

November 24, 2011

This is a weekly series that I hope you will take part in. Basically, I will ask a question, you answer. Easy-peasy.  Sometimes the questions will be very simple and easy to answer in one word. Other times they may be more controversial and require a bit thought on your part. Ready? (Thanksgiving Edition – Happy Thanksgiving [...]

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Reach for the sky!

November 20, 2011

This past Sunday we did something I did not think we would ever be able to do. We reached for the sky…. When our oldest three children were younger, we thoroughly enjoyed attending events and special productions. Fireworks, movies, concerts, even amusement parks. It was fun for all of us and made for some amazing family memories. [...]

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Thursday Thinking

November 17, 2011

This is a weekly series that I hope you will take part in. Basically, I will ask a question, you answer. Easy-peasy.  Sometimes the questions will be very simple and easy to answer in one word. Other times they may be more controversial and require a bit thought on your part. Ready? Suppose income taxes had [...]

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Holiday sendCheer(ios) – part 2

November 14, 2011

After learning all the details of the Cheerios sendCheer campaign, I knew we would be participating. We headed out to our local Walmart to try and find them. Our first stop was in the cereal aisle. The specially marked Cheerios boxes were right on the bottom shelf. They were at a great price also, $3.00. Think about that [...]

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My first bloggity thing – part 2. I did it! #ACTIgames4girls

November 12, 2011

Part 2: If  you have been following my adventures so far…. Thanks for reading! You are awesome! BIG GROUP HUG! Mwah! So, we made it to the Hyatt, handed the (please don’t run out of gas) van over to the valet and after taking a deep breath…walked inside. We found the elevator and made it to the [...]

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My first bloggity thing- Part 1 – What an adventure! #ActivisionGames4Girls

November 11, 2011

Part 1: When I began this adventure about a year ago, I didn’t know where it would lead. Faith was in need of a new car seat, but due to her size, she had outgrown all conventionally produced seats. That narrowed my choices from 4000 seats, to about 4 special needs seats. To be honest, not [...]

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Thursday Thinking

November 10, 2011

This is a weekly series that I hope you will take part in. Basically, I will ask a question, you answer. Easy-peasy.  Sometimes the questions will be very simple and easy to answer in one word. Other times they may be more controversial and require a bit thought on your part. Ready? If you could have [...]

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Holiday sendCheer(ios?)

November 9, 2011

I am a military wife. My husband is a submariner in the US Navy. He does what he does because he loves it. I’m along for the ride because I love him. The life we have chosen is a rough one. We say goodbye…often. We move…often. We spend holidays apart…often. It’s not all sunshine and [...]

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Do you hear what I hear?

November 4, 2011

This post is sponsored by Tempur-Pedic, the brand millions of owners trust to deliver their best night’s sleep every night. Enjoy our Buy 2, get 1 free pillow offer now and give the gift of custom comfort to someone you love. When I walked into the store yesterday I heard it. Holiday music. Then I [...]

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