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Five Months Later

Five Months Later

February 20th my¬†Daddy called an ambulance to take Mia to the hospital. Her flu symptoms were just too bad, and he was just too sick, to go through standard doctor or urgent care routes. Almost exactly five months to the day later, July 18th, I’m […]

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 […]

A Lengthy, Detailed Update on Mia

A Lengthy, Detailed Update on Mia

Since so many people have asked and the details are so vast, I thought I’d write out a full-length update on Mia’s health in chronological order. This is long, but it’s thorough and pretty interesting if you’re interested in that sort of thing… The Beginning: […]

How I Accidentally Nicknamed Baby Pita

How I Accidentally Nicknamed Baby Pita

If we’re friends on Instagram or Facebook, then you may have noticed some unusual activity on my accounts lately. I’ve been posting photos of myself with… well, there’s no real easy way to say this… I’ve been posting photos of myself with a frickin’ baby. […]

I Love My Daddy

Yup. I’m 31 years old and I still call him Daddy. My Daddy is my best friend and my greatest political foe. He taught me how to ride a bike and I don’t know how he didn’t lose his mind when I screamed for *hours* […]

Our First Holiday Card!

Okay I have til this week to finish this whole ‘blogging every day’ thing. So the next few posts are gunna be sparse, but hey I’m dedicated. Last night I brushed my hair, Vince shaved, we grabbed the cats, and took a family photo in […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

This Thanksgiving I’ll spend the day at my Uncle’s house with Vince, Daddy, Mia, Cody, Cindy, Joe, and Garrett. I’ll bring my sweet potato something and crock pot collard greens, Dan will make a cheesey squash casserole he tried for the first time last year, […]

Family of Four

Thanksgiving is tomorrow! That mean’s it’s time to get a tree, and when it’s time to get it a tree, it’s time to get our 2012 Tree Ornament for our little family of four! Vince and I met in December 2004 but didn’t really start […]

One Month Later….

Wondering how Lexi was doing one-month after surgery? Check out this post and prepare to say ‘awwwwwwww!’

Bringing Our Amputee Home

Our Lexi is home after getting her back left leg amputated. Healing and recovering hasn’t been easy so far, but we have high hopes.