thirty-eight

I went back through my notes to read all of my previous birthday notes…reflecting on the past always conjures up the best smiles…So let’s see…another eventful year, shutting the door on the dreaded “37th” year is something I’ve been looking forward to (see my 37 note if you are interested). So many lessons to be…

thirty-seven 37 three-seven

So not many people may know about my affair with this little number… it has been following me around since my teens… it was my 18th birthday, a sunday . . . driving home to the coast from starkville (miss state) . . . i get pulled over by a state trooper going 83 in…

thirty-six

wow . .  . like seriously . . .wow.  they weren’t kidding when they say that ,”time flies.”  so here is my note for this year . . . 36 CHEERS to Thirty Six Ways I Have Made Myself Proud in my Thirty-Fifth Year (in no particular order): 1.  Jonah started driving this year and…

Redemption

one of my favorite movie quotes . . . from The Shawshank Redemption I have to remind myself that some birds aren’t meant to be caged, that’s all. Their feathers are just too bright… and when they fly away, the part of you that knows it was a sin to lock them up does rejoice……

Mi Casa es mi casa no mas :(

I found a letter that thanh had written me a few weeks after we moved into our second house . . . it was around july 2002 . . . he is a big BULLET-er . . . -bullet: we have been married 10 years -bullet: we have raised a beautiful and smart little boy -bullet:…