My 23-year-old son moved to Virginia this summer. Here's his bachelor pad. So far he has survived an earthquake and the outer edges of Hurricane Irene.
Congratulations to Jen for getting:
1st Place for "Best Blog by a Woman"
1st Place for "Best Written Blog"
1st Place for "Most Spiritual Blog"
1st Place for "People's Choice Blog"
... at the 2011 Catholic New Media Awards!
It's easy to be happy for someone who really deserves to win and has such a humble spirit. Blessings, blessings Jen!
1st Place in "Most Spiritual Podcast"
4th Place in "Most Entertaining Podcast"
This beautiful majestic oak has been a favorite tree in our yard. This long, long, dry, dry, and difficult drought has taken its toll on our tree, however. It's getting pretty scraggly-looking. We're hoping some rain will come soon and put a bit more life back into it ...
Our youngest is jumping into High School life this fall. Where do the years go??? Wasn't he sitting on my lap laughing about the misadventures of Curious George just a few years ago???
I really need to keep my hands busy in the evenings ... otherwise I grab a bowl of ice cream or dig into a bag of chips! Crocheting helps a lot ... plus it's very relaxing.