August 14, 2014

What To Say.... #RobinWilliams

I know I'm not alone in feeling overwhelmed with the news of Robin Williams' suicide.  Like many others I found myself crying for a man I've never met. 

August 8, 2014

You're over 21, that's nice. Where are your parents? #parenting

Aren't you legally responsible for yourself once you're 21?  
When did the rules change and why wasn't I informed?

August 3, 2014

Genealogy Can Be So Cool #ancestry #salvationarmy


OK let's be absolutely clear when it comes to genealogy I am an extreme amateur.  However I can also be like a dog with a bone.  Truth be told I've stayed up way too late this past week playing on Ancestry.com

July 30, 2014

904 Life ~ A New Page

Every now and then I run across something here in the 904 that I want to think about sharing.  Well the time has finally come for me to introduce
904 Life

July 23, 2014

Returning With A Rant ~ Movie Previews

Hello! Have you missed me?  Sorry I know it has been a while but we'll get into that another time.  I've really been upping my movie attendance and I've decided some people have simply lost their minds!! And people at Screenings seem to be even crazier....

June 3, 2014

Marines, Parents and the Crucible

In just over a week my son will graduate from United States Marine Corps Recruit Training.  However before that day arrives he and the rest of the recruits in the 3rd Battalion India Company have to spend 54 hours in the Crucible. 

April 30, 2014

He's Becoming A Marine #USMC

It is finally happening, my son is becoming a Marine
OMG my son's becoming a Marine

April 24, 2014

Our Secret: I Am So Furious~Are People Truly This Cruel #anorexia

I just have to jump right in here. I don't know why I keep getting amazed about people's cruelty and stupidity.  Tonight we ran into such a person and I couldn't keep quiet.

April 18, 2014

Victoria & Albert Part II #25Anniversary

Welcome back to Part 2 of our 25th Anniversary Dinner in The Victoria Room at Victoria & Albert's Restaurant.  Fair warning you might not want to be hungry when you read this.

April 10, 2014

The Victoria Room For Our 25th Anniversary Part 1

To celebrate our 25th Anniversary in style and elegance we returned to Victoria & Albert.  To separate this from last year's visit we dined in the exclusive Victoria Room.