Monthly Archives: February 2009


I just said goodbye to my Dad this morning. He has been in North Carolina for the last five weeks. He stayed with my brother and I got to see him every week. I probably didn't see him as much as I should - but life stops for no one and I still had to…

Engagement Memories

So, on April 15th, 2009 - Ivan and I will be married for 20 years. On February 14th, 1989, two months before we married, Ivan proposed. I'd like to tell the story . . .It was a Tuesday and Ivan and I had been out the night before (actually I was babysitting and he came…


Life is all about balance. I should have realized this when I learned to walk. Of course I can't remember that - so I guess it's okay that I didn't put it together. But you'd think watching my three children learn to walk I would have latched on - oh well, slow learner. I'm learning…