52 Week Saving Plan

I know the holidays have just come to an end and you probably just put away your decorations. However, it is never too early to think about next Christmas and start saving early. I saw an image posted on Facebook the other day and it made perfect sense to me to use something like it to save for next holiday season. The premise is simple, you save a little bit each week and at the end of the year you will have over $1,000 ($1,378.00 to be exact) to spend frivolously … Read more

Happy Birthday my dear Alicia

First Day of 1st Grade

Today is a very special day, not only because it is your birthday but because it is the day I first saw a true angel. It seems like it was only yesterday that you came into my life. A precious little bundle of joy. I was even scared to hold you at first. But now look at you! You have grown into a beautiful young woman who makes me proud daily to call you my Daughter. I know life is not easy at times and we have gone through our … Read more

Memorial Tribute to my Aunt Julie

This is a follow-up post to my other R.I.P. post for my Aunt Julie. I am posting this here mostly for my family to grab a copy of the tribute memorial that I collected, and used Photoshop to put together. Please click on the image to get the full size and then save it to your computer if you want a copy. If you have any troubles get in touch and I can email it to you.

R.I.P. my dear Aunt Julie.

Today was a very sad day for myself and my family. We laid to rest our dear Aunt Julie who lived a great life all the way through to 99 years. She was a very strong and beautiful woman who left her mark on everyone that came in contact with her. Aunt Julie you will be missed dearly… We all love you… May you rest in peace… Safely Home I am home in heaven, dear ones; Oh so happy and so bright! There is perfect joy and beauty In this … Read more

R.I.P. “Sky Girl”

Michael & Sky – She really was his dog… She loved him the most out of all of us… He even took her swimming with him in the pool… Sky you will be missed… We all love you very much and will miss you dearly… “The Rainbow Bridge” Just this side of heaven is a place called Rainbow Bridge. When an animal dies that has been especially close to someone here, that pet goes to Rainbow Bridge. There are meadows and hills for all of our special friends so they … Read more