Thanksgiving

I love Thanksgiving.  Mainly because it's the one time a year that my whole family gathers at my parents' home ...   Sometimes different members can't come, but we all try.  But I'd be lying if I didn't admit that I LOVE the food fest, too!   I always eat too much.  Always.  I live for my Mom's…

Ends and Beginnings

Another milestone.  Two weeks ago, Terrell and I took our youngest child to college.  The 3 of us stayed in a hotel the night before move-in day.  I woke up really early that morning so I went in the bathroom to have my Quiet Time.  Why there?  Because I knew the tears were going to come.  And…

Family Time

Ellison was the first to head back to college this summer.  Yes, I cried.  He was home for only a few days because his summer job was at a camp in NC.  As his arrival home neared, we all got excited because this meant our family would be together.  Every time our family reunites, we…