From the category archives:


Snow day!

January 27, 2011

Even though I’m a tad late, I’ve been wanting to post some pictures of the snow day that we had on January 9th (which also happened to be Dixie’s 10th birthday).  Still can’t believe in my almost 35 years of life in Texas I’ve seen more snow in the past two years than in my [...]

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When your peripheral vision fails you, close your laptop

March 11, 2009

Dixie was barking under her breath for like 10 minutes. And I say to her – without missing a beat on Facebook – “Dixie, hush! If you wake up A…” I finally look up and realize she has a legitimate reason…a bull and two cows in the backyard.

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Feeling accomplished

September 23, 2008

It’s been a busy few days since I last blogged. Hurricane Ike let us have Tia, Joel and Lily for a full week! Though sad that it caused lots of damage to many homes in the Galveston/Houston area, a positive definitely came from it for us. We loved having them here…it even felt like a [...]

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Elementary excuse

February 4, 2008

I have a new, generational spin on the old excuse “my dog ate my homework.” Instead, my dog threw up on my computer. I wish I could say that this is a joke, but it’s not. Dixie, my PRECIOUS poodle, threw up on my MacBook, as I was trying to get her off the couch [...]

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