St Baldrick’s Year Two

For those of you who have been around here for awhile, you will remember that last year I shaved my head to help raise funds to stop childhood cancers. And, this year, I’m doing it again. On March 29th, I am shaving my head for St. Baldrick’s Foundation. I am once again asking for your […]



I know I disappeared but, I have a good excuse. Presenting my adorable nephew: Eric Shawn (last name) Junior. He made his way into the world February 8th at 4:30 PM weighing 6 pounds, 4 ounces and 19.5 inches long. My sister Katie was set for a repeat c-section on February 18th but, Shawn didn’t […]



Fried Chicken

Fried Chicken 1. Soak the chicken pieces in milk or buttermilk, it gives a better flavor. 2. Dry the pieces off, and cut any excess skin. 3. Season your flour. I vary it a bit depending on who all is going to be eating it. But, the basic ones are: Pepper, salt, garlic powder, onion […]



Diabetes Happens

I started another blog, Diabetes Happens, in order to keep so much of the diabetes talk over there and not bore those of y’all that do not care about A1Cs or Blood Glucose levels or medication. Today is sucking, I am sick as a dog and all I want to do is curl in a […]



Charlie’s third birthday party

Charlie’s third birthday party was today. He got everything his heart desired. Trucks and cars, basketball hoop, Diego toys and a toy tool set with a working toy drill, that he immediately used to put a hole in the wall. In the newly patched and painted wall that is. Oops. Anyway, he looked friggin’ adorable, […]