Category Archives: grandfather

All Hail Super Bam!

So, my summer has not been all rainbows and Swedish adventures. The day before my trip, I found out that Bam, my precious grandmother, definitely has lung cancer. It was agonizing to decide on whether to cancel the trip entirely … Continue reading

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A Blur of Emotions

That’s all I can describe this past week as…a blur of emotions. On Saturday, I watched my eighteen year-old son walk across a stage and receive his high school diploma. Patrick left us in suspense right up until the very … Continue reading

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Super Lazy Jo Melting Into The Sofa

Howdy, y’all. Yeah, I’m still around, just haven’t been accomplishing much lately. Except cooking, cleaning, laundry, helicoptering Patrick and working on my endless Tula Pink needlepoint pillow project. My darling son is mere weeks from graduation (hopefully), if he can … Continue reading

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I’m Gonna Give Life a Speeding Ticket…It’s Going by Too Fast

Hi ho. Life is changing at light speed. Patrick started his senior year of high school, got his driver’s license, started a new job, AND got a new car…all in the span of three days. I blinked a few times, … Continue reading

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You can never have tu, tu much Tula!

Happy Early Birthday to me! Bam and Papa surprised me on Friday with something fabulous…it’s an entire mystery quilt kit using Tula Pink’s hottest newly released line, Fox Field! Her fabric designs keep getting better and better! I love, love, … Continue reading

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Mind Blowing Philanthropy

I’ve waited a few days to compose this so I wouldn’t weep or be too sentimental, but it’s such an endearing, powerful topic that I might tear up. The pride I feel for my son, his school, our family, and … Continue reading

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Bammy’s 80th Birthday!

Howdy, folks! This weekend, the family got together to celebrate a very momentous occasion! Bam’s 80th birthday! Woohoo! We all got together at my folks house, including Beth and Phil from Albuquerque and Jan and Dick from Auburn. Our favorite … Continue reading

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