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Telepathy, teenagers, & aging,… oh, my!

Telepathy, teenagers, & aging,… oh, my!

Wife Telepathy delayed? Soldier Daddy usually has very good Wife Telepathy, but it thoroughly failed him last night.  I got a panicked phone call from him last night, hours after his usual window of communication.  He was absolutely convinced that something was wrong, that I really needed him to call.  Not so.  Not a thing […]

Posted 10.16.2009/0647 | Friday in Family Stuff, Kid Tales, Mama Drama | , , / 0 Comments

Life as a Household 6!

Life as a Household 6!

NOTE:  Click here for a definition of Household 6! Sometimes something happens that just slaps you in the face with just where your spouse is.  Saturday morning, I got a call from my FRG (Family Readiness Group, the unit support group for family members) leader to call my people with a message notification.  Our brigade […]

Posted 10.5.2009/0711 | Monday in Camouflage Life, Family Stuff | , / 2 Comments

Migraines & madness,…

Migraines & madness,…

I broke my cardinal rule of not fighting with Corey while he is deployed, but stuff just boiled over and out it went.  We ended with all the right words, which is important, but getting to the “I love you” wasn’t easy.  I hate fighting like that, especially with him deployed, but sometimes the holding […]

Posted 9.21.2009/1400 | Monday in Daily Drama | , / 1 Comment




Introducing Seamus,…

Introducing Seamus,…

A little humor in the face of adversity goes a long way.  My dad, my brother Tripp and his girlfriend Ashley came over last night to go out to dinner with the kids and I for Donovan’s birthday.  During the course of dinner, we got talking about his cancer.  My father, in typical Vern fashion, […]

Posted 9.12.2009/1250 | Saturday in Family Stuff | / 2 Comments