Cold Season Here We Come!

Happy cold season! We are suffering the first colds of the season. All of the kids have had it now, except David. Even myself…who usually succeeds in fighting these things off, have fallen to it. NOT nice!
This is the time when I reach for herbal remedies like kneipp to relieve symptoms. I hate taking standards […]

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Semper Gumby It Is!

We’re sure learning a lot of lessons as we get closer to this military life son David has chosen for all of us. I’m learning first hand that although he will be the one working and serving his country, he won’t be the only one sacrificing. Military families deserve a lot of credit…and I’m not […]

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Guitar Accessories

As a mom of a young guitar player, I’m always looking for sales and ways to save money on the accessories and items he needs.
I’m sure that outstanding akai mpk49 from guitar center would be useful for many guitar players.
Musical instruments and accessories aren’t cheap — but they’re an investment in the future. With a […]

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Final Count Down

We are one week out from saying goodbye to David for the next 13 weeks when he leaves for Marine boot camp in San Diego. Why is it that NOW the time seems to be flying when after he leaves I just know it’s going to start crawling. This is going to be one of […]

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Bass Guitar

One of my sons has two guitars — one a bass guitar and one an acoustic guitar. Of the two, I prefer the acoustic…but that’s just me. When he plays his bass guitar, he plugs headphones into his amplifier so everyone doesn’t have to listen to the loud bass sounds
If you have a wannabe guitar […]

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Family Raking Party!

We’re gathering together at my parent’s house this Sunday for an leaf-raking party. Due to some health issues, they haven’t gotten their yard cleaned up yet this fall. It’s bothering my Dad to no end, so we’re going to get together to take care of it for him. In the process, we’ll enjoy some good […]

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New Table Runner

I was wandering around the pharmacy this week, waiting for a prescription to be filled for a child, and I happened upon the cutest table runner. Made completely of felt in country colors, it was simply a long runner of black felt with squares blanket-stitched to it. Inside each square was a different colored felt […]

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