tardiness |ˈtärdēnis| nounthe quality or fact of being late; lateness I say better late than never. Sometimes it seems as if, in all the pictures I take, more than half of them never get seen. Never for those ones, I guess. So although my son and my two nieces’ birthdays were over three weeks ago, I finally got organized and was able […]



watermelon |ˈwôtərˌmelən, ˈwä-| noun  the large melonlike fruit of a plant of the gourd family, with smooth green skin, red pulp, and watery juice In honor of my Dad’s Birthday my family celebrated by having a watermelon eating contest. Last year we had a pie eating contest that was so fun, I decided to continue the tradition. The Rules: 1. Have […]


amazing |əˈmāzi ng |adjective causing great surprise or wonder; astonishing   Today marks my little sister, Marie’s 29th Birthday! To this day, I find it hard to believe she is any older than 14 years old. I left home for college at age 18 and Marie was in 8th grade. I’ve been gone for fifteen years and I […]


youth |yoōθ| noun the state or quality of being young, esp. as associated with vigor or freshness

A new years resolution was to wish my family members Happy Birthday shout outs on my blog this year. I am 5 days late in posting this, so sorry for the delay! […]