People often ask me what makes St. James different. I always puzzle at that question. I mean, clearly, I’m a biased source given that I’ve worked there for the last 12 years. But…the truth is, I do think the place I work is special, and I’m pretty certain that it isn’t just because I work there, but instead, … Continue reading No one sits alone!
My New Year promise is to celebr8 more awesome and to write more about it...here it goes... I have this friend…her name is Kim. I met Kim in August of my freshman year in college in Naismith dorms. Her and I and our other friend Amy shared mattresses on the floor of the 10th floor … Continue reading Kim Possible
October 20, 2012 was just another day on the third weekend in October in our crazy lives during volleyball season…sub-state. For those of you who don’t know, it’s the day we play for a chance to go to the state tournament. That morning we got up and prepared for the sub-state volleyball tournament, which is … Continue reading An October 20th Miracle
Let there be speech! A little over a year ago our youngest son, Fletcher was a little over one year old. This sweet little nugget of goodness was so full of energy. Loved to be outside, loved his “guys” (aka Hulk, Captain America, Iron Man and Thor) and was obsessed with his animals. Every day … Continue reading Let there be speech…
Officer Pennington and Friends, Not gonna lie to you friends, today, was not the best day. But as I’ve said before I started this blog to hold myself accountable to look for the awesome in the world, and even though I had a crappy day…I saw so much awesome. Also, I’m a little traumatized and … Continue reading Officer Pennington and friends
If you are anything like me, it’s right about now you start to have summer coming to an end anxiety. Not because I’m not ready to go back to school or because I’m not ready for my kids to have some structure in their day to day but because I begin to wonder about all … Continue reading Right About Now…Pep Talk Time
Just one more… So tonight, I was extremely tired. I woke up at 4:00 to go to the bathroom, because Heaven forbid I not wake up to make that happen. Anyhow, as I stumbled back to bed I found that I couldn’t go back to sleep. When my alarm rang at 5:30 so I could … Continue reading Just one more…