Here’s The Deal

Remember when they asked who wants to be room mom, and everyone sat around trying not to make eye contact with anyone else? And then one person had already signed up for it, but she wasn’t there, and they still needed another person, and the teacher looked right at us and said, “Which one of […]

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Lullaby Medley

Lullaby Medley Originally uploaded by Dogwood Girl Tiller’s rendition of our three favorite night time songs, as performed this morning on the basement hearth. These are the three songs that she refers to as “Bitsy,” “Sunshine,” and “Twinkle.”

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Rollie’s Fifth Birthday

So, I already did the sappy letter post, but here’s the fun stuff! We had Rollie’s party at the pool. Not a lot of folks could make it, since it was a holiday weekend, but we had fun anyway! Lightning McQueen cake, which had to be fixed when they put “Happy Birthday, Bollie” on it. […]

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Actual Pictures of Me That I Don’t Hate

IMG_0078.jpg Originally uploaded by Dogwood Girl. Here is one. There are not many. I like that I am wearing one of my favorite hats from high school. It makes me sad that I didn’t keep my hat collection, although Todd is very thankful that I didn’t, and they were great hats, but not worth losing […]

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Sam

Sam Originally uploaded by Dogwood Girl. Today is one of those days that makes me angry with God, if there is one. It is one of those days that makes me think there probably isn’t a God, and that we are all just ants in an anthill, amidst a field of anthills, and there are […]

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Evan’s Wedding

All joking about reading addictions aside, Evan’s wedding was a blast. Can you say Tiki bar? How about Shrimp and Grits? Not just seeing old friends, but getting to see them, without kids, for two days straight? My belly laughed like it hadn’t laughed in years – I was sore afterwards. (Or maybe that was […]

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I’m a Slacker

P7040026.JPG Originally uploaded by Dogwood Girl. I have really neglected old Dogwood Girl this week. I guess getting ready to go to the beach and trying to get all my workouts in, while doing laundry, and being a singlish mom (what i call myself when Todd has a busy shoot week) has put DG on […]

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Tiller Loves Lisa

Tiller Loves Lisa Originally uploaded by Dogwood Girl Since Tiller and Rollie can’t see their new cousin for a few weeks, and Lisa bought Tiller this outfit before having the baby, Tiller felt that she needed to say thank you to Lisa through video. Lisa, she flipped when she saw the new Hello kitty shirt. […]

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Humiliating Photo of the Day

1990_0018.jpg Originally uploaded by Dogwood Girl. This one almost needs no description. I guess I took this photo (thank god for little blessings) and I am not sure how it came about, but dear lord it makes me laugh just to look at it. I still talk to Owen, Brett, Camille and Jason. No clue […]

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Exhibit A

IMG_0018.jpg Originally uploaded by Dogwood Girl. Per yesterday’s post referencing Nat’s memories of college drinking games, I give you exhibit a: Mike as Asshole. Yeah, sorry Mike. You were the one i found a picture of with a bag on his head. I know there are others, but you are the lucky one I found […]

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