I wrote this back in 2013, eight Mother's Days ago. I started to write something this year and looked at older posts for pictures. I came across this and it is all so true and dear to me that I'm publishing it once again. I miss that little lady just as much today as I… Continue reading 05.09.21 An open letter to my Mama, sweet Josie Traylor, on Mother’s Day
MLB announcedlast week that the White Sox will host the Yankees in a "Field of Dreams" game in August of 2020. The game will take place in the new stadium built next to the iconic field from the movie. There will be 8,000 seats and fans will get to the new park through the cornfields… Continue reading 10.08.13 Field of Dreams, Dyersville, Iowa – 02.07.20 New Field of Dreams
Thursday, May 7, 2015 - Day two of our trip to Mountain View, Arkansas. Here's some pictures of yesterday"s drive through Louisiana, Mississippi, back to Louisiana and then up to Arkansas. We spent the night at the McGehee, Arkansas Walmart parking lot. We've learned from reading other people's blogs that it is best to go… Continue reading 5.07.15 Day two – headed to Mountain View, Arkansas
This blog actually comes before the one I posted earlier. Sorry for any confusion this causes! Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - Roy spent the last couple of days putting things away (the BBQ pit, tables, chairs, boots, etc.) so we were just about ready for Wednesday's departure. Here's Roy putting the BBQ pit away. The… Continue reading 05.05.15 Tuesday before Take Off!
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - With Dora and Boots all cleaned up, everything that can fall off a shelf or counter in Dora placed in a safe location and new renters all settled in, we left Amite, LA for an unknown length of time. This is a day we sometimes never thought would get here. It has… Continue reading 5.6.15 We’re back on the road again headed to Arkansas!!!!!!
Saturday, May 2, 2015 - We had a wonderful visit with my sister Harriett and brother in law George. We haven't visited like this for a few weeks and it was nice to do it one last time before we leave town. We even walked up and down our road searching for blackberries. We got… Continue reading 05.03.15 Great times during our Last weekend in Louisiana!
Thursday, April 30, 2015 - The day is just beautiful, as was yesterday. Cool weather and plenty of sunshine. After the deluge of rain we got this past week it is a welcome change and a nice way to spend our last few days in Louisiana. Today's countdown day is number is six. That's six… Continue reading 04.30.15 to 05.02.15 Blog catch up
Monday, April 27, 2015 - We're in count down mode now! Not including today, we have nine days until we get back on the road! Yesterday, Sunday, was Women's Day at our home church Trinity Baptist. Our church's tradition is that on Women's Day the whole choir is women and I got to sing in… Continue reading 04.27.15 Trinity’s Women Singing Praise, and excerpts from Singing Loud in Church!
Welcome to Sleep Apnea testing 101! If you've never had a sleep apnea test, here's the skinny on it! I had my five year sleep apnea re-testing Friday night and have written about it below the information from the hospital that follows. If you've never had a sleep apnea test (or sleep study) I hope… Continue reading 04.26.15 Sleep Apnea Testing 101
Friday, April 25, 2015 - All good plans are meant to be changed and ours are changed! Just when we thought our plan was to leave on Monday, May 4th we found our our granddaughter has other plans for us. Madisyn's end of the school year program is being held at the high school the… Continue reading 04.25.15 Madisyn changed our plans, planting sod, bank’s credit report checking