Tag Archives: Patrick

The Happy Jar 2015

   So, I started a project back in January, filling a jar with slips of paper. On each one, I wrote something happy about that day. Initially, I didn’t put in a lot of notes.As the year passed though, I … Continue reading

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An Ode to Joy

October, November and December, up to now, have been filled with exciting, wonderful things. My wild toad ride across the U.S. with the pups, Bam’s lung tumor dying, and a truly joyous Thanksgiving. Now we add in my parent’s 30 … Continue reading

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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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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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Er, College Bound?

So, my son is now a senior in high school, applying to colleges, getting calls from colleges, pondering where he wants to go and what he wants to do…IF he graduates and gets in. And IF he’s mature enough to … Continue reading

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