Category Archives: Tom

The Dump Dog.

This weekend, we took home a mange-y dog we found at the dump. How did this happen?  I’m so glad you asked! We spent the weekend at my parents’ farm in Eastman, and on our way out of town (and … Continue reading

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Tom’s 8th Dinosaur-Themed Birthday Party!

Tom’s 8th dinosaur-themed birthday party was so much fun!  Tom had the very best day, and he was so happy that so many of his family and friends were able to come. Now that Tom is getting older, he definitely … Continue reading

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Tom’s Most Hilarious 7-Year-Old Quotes.

Every year, I do my best to quickly write down every funny thing my kids say — and this year was no different!  With Tom turning EIGHT on Monday, it’s time to compile all the hysterical things he said in … Continue reading

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100 Hikes.

New year, new goals! Leading up to the new year, I kept trying to come up with a family outdoor-related goal, much like we did in 2015 when we visited a different Georgia State Park every month.  I had a  lot … Continue reading

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Christmas.

I just uploaded all the pictures for this Christmas recap — and oh. my. word!! Apparently, I have a picture-taking addiction. And a do-a-lot-at-Christmas addiction. And a coffee addiction, but that’s not relevant here. Christmas was awesome.  It was our … Continue reading

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A Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Party.

Our first Christmas movie night party of the month was the Charlie Brown Christmas Party which was awesome, under $10, and we all loved it! Our latest movie night party was Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer!  And this time we added … Continue reading

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Snow Day.

So let me get this bit of bitterness out of the way before I start — our old house, an hour from here,  got 10 inches of snow this weekend, and our new house got zero. Strike one, new house!  … Continue reading

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