Cups of Order

Letting go of perfection and accepting that you may not be able to FILL all the cups everyday will be hard, but necessary for piece of mind and easing the stress of it all.

M-I-S-S-I-S-S-I-P-P-I and Music City

Sunday Sept. 28 Day 48 Ash, since learning the state song, has asked to go to Mississippi, I guess because it’s just so fun to say, it must be the most fun place in the world! It’s not on our itinerary but we’ll be passing through Memphis, a border city just miles from the MS line we obliged ourContinue reading “M-I-S-S-I-S-S-I-P-P-I and Music City”

Vegas Baby

If you don’t already know, this part of our road trip is the sole purpose for the WHOLE trip. Ten years ago, we came to this very city and ate at this very restaurant to celebrate this very woman. My beautiful mother-in-law.                       We metContinue reading “Vegas Baby”

I’ll cry if I want to

But I don’t need to. IT’S MY BIRTHDAY! YAY!!! Sunday, September 7…. Day 27 Another birthday on the road and this time, it’s mine. I took Oliver for a nice long lakeside walk while Darryl cooked breakfast; my favorite, french toast! This birthday breakfast is especially memorable because just as I was about to takeContinue reading “I’ll cry if I want to”

“You don’t know how lucky you are!”

Oh, but I do. See, I chose this. All of it. It’s mine! So many times people have told me I don’t know how lucky I am, referring to my wonderful husband. (Husband, not hubby, husband). I cringe at these naysayers. I call them naysayers because as nice a compliment it might sound I take offense.Continue reading ““You don’t know how lucky you are!””