Category Archives: The Joy of Parenting

Any kid will run any errand for you if you ask at bedtime. ~Red Skelton

Day 245

Today marks 8 months. 8 months since we went from celebrating a great Christmas to picking up pieces of our lives amidst the rubble of our home. I still pinch myself and think, ‘How in the world did this happen … Continue reading

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The Day After Christmas 2015 – Fast Forward Seven Months

This post is the fourth in a series I’m writing about our tornado experience. You can read from the beginning with the first post here. So I ended my last post in this series as we made it out of the neighborhood … Continue reading

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Nuggets of Advice (Hopefully You Never Need!)

You can never be truly prepared for a blow from Mother Nature, but I’ve learned some things since our tragedy hit six months ago that I will pass along: Pay attention to weather alerts. This is especially true if you … Continue reading

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Wobble, Baby, Wobble

We are coming up on the 6 month mark of our tornado. Was talking to my daughter about it yesterday and we both agreed it has been both the longest and shortest 6 months ever…. Continue reading

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The Day After Christmas 2015 – Part 3

This post is the third in a series I’m writing about our tornado experience. You can read from the beginning with the first post here. To begin, my apologies for taking so long with this third post. The second post was … Continue reading

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