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Month: January 2009

Arguing with a Paper Bag

Arguing with a Paper Bag

My 8 year old argued with a paper bag today. Literally. It all began with her coming to me and saying “Brittany thinks sugar is spelled s-U-g-a-r.” I said, “it is.” “Not it’s not,” she replied, it’s “s-H-u-g-ar.” She went on….”Listen, it has the s-h sound….shuuugar.” I told her that although it did sound like sh, it actually was s-u. I do realize her name is Savannah and that many people from the city after which she is named (Paula…

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Mother of Four

Mother of Four

I’m not really sure when it was I started wanting 4 kids. I do remember telling Bill I felt like their was an empty seat in our Suburban (his plan was to invite a friend to take the extra seat), I remember telling him Disneyworld would be so much better because we would have an even number (his plan was to sit out on the rides) and I remember telling him there was an open seat at our dinner table….

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Face Plant

Face Plant

Where have I been? Here, there and everywhere! We have had a great time of celebrating Christmas and New Years literally across the country. Christmas Day included brunch in Little Rock, dinner in the Memphis airport and a late night slice of Christmas Pie in Minnesota. We’ve so enjoyed visiting with family and friends. Tonight for New Years some of my forever friends in Little Rock got together and it was so fun to see our kids playing together much…

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