Category Archives: Patrick

Jojo on Tour

To jump start significant change in my empty-nest life, I am taking a cross country trip! Woohoo! I decided to bring the boys, Biscuit and Skyler, with me for company (probably an odd idea but I couldn’t leave them at … Continue reading

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A Flurry of Quilts

So, bunches of people I know are having babies. I can’t keep up folks! You need to take a break for a year so I can finish more baby quilts. It’s exhausting. Just kidding…I’ll find a way to churn them … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday Stories

Patrick developed a style all his own at an early age. When he was 4 or 5, he loved wearing Hawaiian shirts with athletic shorts, his frog Wellipets rain boots and a baseball cap. Not an easy look to pull … 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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All Things Patrick

These past two weeks have been quite momentous, starting with prom Friday before last. I am prone to bouts of the sentimental weepies, but, wow, did it hit me hard when I came downstairs to see my baby boy in … 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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Odds, ends, giblets and more

I have been working on a few things recently. Patrick, Emily (his precious girlfriend) and I made guitar heart Valentines together. Emily gets special credit for figuring out how to make these so quickly! She had two done before Patrick … Continue reading

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