Tag Archives: Creed

Happy Creed Day!

  This is my baby brother. And by baby brother I mean 21 year old college junior who can totally take care of himself and vote and hold a job and probably (but maybe not! probably not even!  we’re going … Continue reading

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Oh, the places you’ll go. Without me.

“Congratulations! Today is your day. You’re off to Great Places! You’re off and away!” -Dr. Seuss Now that Hilly has had a chance to tell you herself, it’s OK for me to talk about it here. Hilly hasn’t been here … Continue reading

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Sunday Contest: The Baby Brother Edition

The Eagle has landed. Or rather, the first Eagle in a series of many. The first guest of the month, my baby brother, arrived in Florida late last night and will be staying with us until Friday (at which point … Continue reading

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I would have shaved my head, too

I can’t go into details, because the details still make me sick to my stomach.  And the tears are too blinding to write through… if I let myself think of the details.  And I know for many of you that … Continue reading

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What’s more important than me winning something?

Let me tell you what’s more important than me winning. The Baby Brother Winning His First Round Match At State Wrestling Yesterday!!!!!!!! And me becoming the most psycho fan EVER – even at the state tournament aka gathering place for the … Continue reading

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Hail, The Conquering Hero!!

For those of you who have been waiting to hear… HE DID IT!!! HE DID IT!!!!  MY BABY BROTHER IS GOING TO STATE!!!! Whew.  Such a relief.  To make it back to state as a senior, after a long, grueling, painful … Continue reading

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V is for Vindication

I read somewhere once that some people have “Movie Moments” in their lives.  When I was thinking about writing this post, I realized that all of the Movie Moments in my own life have a decidedly Rocky-esque feel to them.  … Continue reading

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Carbs kill

We take a break from our regularly scheduled Blog Love series to bring you this important public service announcement: Carbs Kill I know this.  And normally, I stick to my low-carb diet pretty well.  Low-carb, not “no carb” – because … Continue reading

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The things you do for love

This weekend I had an opportunity to have a nice little chat with my baby brother’s new “girlfriend” as she sat huddled in a corner booth at a local restaurant. I would have never even known she was there if my … Continue reading

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