I am 39. How did that happen?

I am pretty sure this is the longest I’ve gone without blogging in . . . well, since I started back in 2004. Can’t believe it’s been that long, but yep. It has. It’s my birthday. I’m 39. I love who I am today. I love my life. I can remember so many not great […]

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Happy New Year!

We stayed home last night, and friends came over. Ned and Vanessa also didn’t have a sitter, so we decided to do a slumber party again this year. Surprisingly, our friends Matt and Shannon, and Carlie and Brandon, both childless, came also. I guess we are all getting old and they didn’t want to do […]

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We Hope

We hope you’re as excited about Christmas as we are! May your Christmas be Merry and Bright! With love, The Dogwood Girl family

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Cousins

We went to my mom and Dad’s last night. They live in a house in Suwanee now, not Roswell, where I grew up. So, I’m not really used to it yet, and it doesn’t really feel like home, like their old house did. Part of their things are theirs from the old house, part of […]

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How to Answer a Telephone, & Other Lost Arts

Todd and I both have iPhones. Before that, we both had plain old-fashioned cell phones. When we moved from our house in East Atlanta to our current home, we didn’t even bother plugging in a phone. We have a land line, but we just don’t use it. I have forgotten what it was like to […]

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Lunar Eclipse

Cool stuff in the sky this week: A full lunar eclipse tonight, the full moon, and the winter solstice tomorrow. I’ll go ahead and say it. Nerd Central. Lots of fun this weekend, so hoping to post about it soon, but have a million things to do today, so who knows if that will happen. […]

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Nobody Even Knocked Over the Baby Jesus

Tiller’s Christmas program was this morning at St. Bede’s. I, of course, ran completely late and didn’t get to drink any coffee before, during, or after the program. So, one part of me was all sad that it was Tiller’s last “little girl” Christmas program, and the other half was just holding on to a […]

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