Category Archives: Adventure


Party Until the Cows Come Home…Or The Gooey Butter Cake Is Gone

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The day of the party dawned bright and hot, hot, and hotter.  Not at all a surprise the weather station reported St. Louis was expecting record heat.  However, that was not going to stop us from partying ’til the cows … Continue reading


St. Louis Trip Part II

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  One of Our Favorite Shots from the Garden Friday morning we spent preparing for the party.  We began cleaning and decorating and   making as much of the food as we could so we wouldn’t be overwhelmed on Saturday. In … Continue reading


St. Louis!

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Day 1 and 2 We left for St. Louis on Wednesday in the late afternoon.  We arrived around  5:30pm and were welcomed by our Brother-in-law who had only been home  from Afghanistan for about 1 week. We were also welcomed … Continue reading


Naples Botanical Garden Pictures

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Our dog Sock

Enjoy the link to the video below.  Our three-legged dog Sock helping out her dad who is in quite a predicament.


Weight Loss Update

I haven’t blogged about our weight-loss journey in a while, so I will take today to let you know how we are doing. My husband has lost 60lbs and looks fantastic!  However, the most important part of his weight loss … Continue reading


Full Circle

I overheard a conversation yesterday that caused some interesting emotions  inside of  me.  I heard a man ask someone if she remembered hurricane Andrew. Immediately, my mind started remembering that time in my life.  I saw myself working at the … Continue reading