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One of my favorite Daddy-Facebook-interactions

One of my favorite Daddy-Facebook-interactions

A couple of years ago, during peak political season, Daddy met Vince, Uncle Dan, Uncle Bob, and myself at Rusty’s in Port Canaveral. (If you didn’t know, Daddy and I were on TOTAL opposite ends of the political spectrum. Our political Facebook arguments are seriously […]

4th of July Weekend Misadventures

4th of July Weekend Misadventures

So this one time, I bought tickets for a show at Hard Rock and totally thought it was at House of Blues, and I didn’t realize my mistake until we were parked and eating dinner at the wrong venue. Okay yeah that time was last […]

The New and Improved Guestroom!

The New and Improved Guestroom!

There is no way anyone is going to be able to truly appreciate this post, these photos, or the insane amount of work it took to get this room back to habitable status after Joey moved out. But damn if I’m not gunna try. So, […]

Biggest. Solid. Ever: Letting the BIL live with us for 6 months

Biggest. Solid. Ever: Letting the BIL live with us for 6 months

Something happened at the end of December 2013 that I didn’t really advertise: We let Vince’s little brother, Joey, move in with us for his first semester at UCF. I didn’t really share this news with anyone because it happened REALLY freakin’ fast. See, the […]

I can officially check “See Cher Perform Live” off of my bucket list!

I can officially check “See Cher Perform Live” off of my bucket list!

You read the headline! That ish is real!! I SAW CHER, PEOPLE!!! See, what had happened was…. In early February I was on my way to work, sitting in the parking lot that is I4 in Downtown Orlando at 8:30am, when I saw the giant […]

48 Hours in San Francisco

48 Hours in San Francisco

You already know my Dad died while I was in San Francisco. You might also know that I was only there 48 hours before I had to come home after his very sudden (and still shocking, painful, devastating) death. But what you might NOT know […]

PaintNite DateNite with Cody!

PaintNite DateNite with Cody!

(Another pre-Daddy draft finally gets finished….) Last Christmas I got Cody two present: One functional (a gift card) and another fun: PaintNite Date Night with ME!!!! You probably know the whole concept of PaintNite but I think each one is a little different. This one is run […]

Cristie is getting married and I’m a Bridesmaid!

Cristie is getting married and I’m a Bridesmaid!

(I started this post months ago and finally got around to finishing it, but please note that I am no less excited about this because of recent events. If anything, I AM EVEN MOAR EXCITED!) For the first time ever, I was asked to be […]

Therapy does NOT suck

Therapy does NOT suck

Some people might say therapy is too private to blog about. Some people might be right. But for me, writing is how I process things and lately it’s how I remember them, too. So I figured I would write about the few therapy sessions I’ve had […]

Father’s Day and Daddy’s Birthday

Father’s Day and Daddy’s Birthday

This month is a hard one. Father’s Day is right around the corner and Daddy’s birthday is two weeks later on June 30th. He would have been 64. It’s so weird because I’ve always known his birthday (especially his age and birth year, since he […]