Contemplation, Contentment, and Closure

Today is April 21, 2011.  Tomorrow, April 22, 2011 would have been my friend Amanda’s 36th birthday. Tuesday night, April 19, I spent three hours at Adrian’s house going through and sorting Amanda’s… Continue reading

Melancholy…

mel·an·chol·y/ˈmelənˌkälē/   Adjective: Sad, gloomy, or depressed. I’ve been feeling melancholy lately… I’m not able to put my finger on exactly what it causing it. It may have something to do with the music… Continue reading

I admit it…

I’m a Twihard. Just finished the books (Monday 3/21).  Can’t get them out of my head. Then I found out that one of my favorite songs on someone else’s playlist was from Twilight…… Continue reading

What a Weekend!

We had a great weekend this past weekend. Friday morning brought a playdate at Chesterfield Town Center with our good friends Amy/Jackson and Katie/John. It is amazing how much the kids have grown!… Continue reading

Let’s Try This Again

I long to be a good blogger.  I want to sit here everyday and open a window (not a door, though) into my mind and my life and share it with others. Why… Continue reading

Happy Birthday, Ella Louise!

My baby is two today… I’m not sad…just in disbelief that it has really been two years since: Two years ago I discovered love as I never knew it existed. Ella Louise Cronin! We… Continue reading

Charmed Life…

I have lived a charmed life.  Can I admit that here?  Yes, there have been dark times (years spent fighting with my dad who is now one of my closest friends…a divorce…friendships lost),… Continue reading

Profession of Love

Jeff and I went away this past weekend.  Mom and Dad had offered to keep Ella while we took a trip to their trailer in the Outer Banks.  We left Friday night after Jeff… Continue reading

My dad, the church, Beth Moore, FORGIVENESS, and my AMAZING GOD

I find myself sitting at the computer in a sulky mood this afternoon.  I’m not sure why… Ella and I have had a great morning.  We watched Sesame Street, then went to the… Continue reading

TODAY is BEAUTIFUL!!!

Okay, so I’m over my bellyaching and have wrapped up my pity party.  I’ve put on my big girl panties and I’m dealing with the world. TODAY IS A BEAUTIFUL DAY!!!  I am… Continue reading