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Month: February 2010

Tomorrow …

Tomorrow …

First.   Please…. A moment of silence for Bill’s beloved Minnesota Vikings.  Speaking of Bill he has been in Orlando all week and returned late this afternoon.  I didn’t mention he was gone so as not to tell the entire internet that I was home alone …. or as alone as you can be with 4 kids and a 15 year old dog.  And I am SO glad he’s back.  I think I set a personal record today on carpool shuttles. …

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Taking lame to whole new levels

Taking lame to whole new levels

Caroline was trying to print a paper for school on my computer yesterday.  She tried and tried but there was an error that she couldn’t figure out (which is saying something because she fixes all things computer related around here).  So I told her to fire up our old computer (which takes FOREVER).  She didn’t really like that idea at all.  After muttering under her breath about having to use the “slowest computer in the world” she said “Mom, I’ll…

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Dear On Star

Dear On Star

Last month I wrote about our C-R-A-Z-Y trip from Houston to Little Rock on Christmas Eve.  We drove in pouring rain, dodged several tornadoes, watched the roads flood and then, about an hour from our destination, we blew a tire.  To shreds.  And if you remember, Bill didn’t even know where the spare tire in the Suburban was located (we now know it is underneath … who knew!).   And although I know the internet is open to just about anybody…

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It’s not my vault ….

It’s not my vault ….

Brittany and I just returned from Dallas where she competed in the Metroplex Challenge Gymnastics meet.  We bolted out of town yesterday afternoon right after her basketball game.  When we arrived in Dallas I realized we forgot the black shiny pants that go to her competition warm up.  We had black sweat pants and for about .01 seconds I thought about putting something sparkley on them but then decided I would just hope people would think I had washed the…

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