Tag Archives: Birthday

A Half A Century

Sooooo…I’m 50. Seriously…I had to pause and look at that before I moved on because…it just seems so…crazy? Odd? What is the word I’m looking for? Unbelievable? When you’re a kid…50 sounds OLD. Hell…when you’re in your 20’s, 50 sounds … Continue reading

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The Teenage Years Are Upon Us

Well…it had to happen eventually. Today, my first born turns 13. THIRTEEN. This obviously means that we will now have an entirely new slate of things to worry about. Funny…when you have a baby, everyone remarks at how fast time … Continue reading

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Birthday Trip To Cedar Point

It’s been YEARS since I’ve been to the amusement park to the north. Actually…it’s been 28 years. The last time I found myself at Cedar Point, I was 18 and my high school class took our senior class trip up … Continue reading

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12 Years Old & Counting

12 years? You GOTTA be kidding me? It’s been 12 years since this young man made an appearance into our lives and he is every bit the person I want him to be. He’s smart, kind, has a great personality … Continue reading

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Turning The Page

I gotta tell you…I’ve been thinking a lot about this lately and frankly…turning 40 kinda sucked. And then I turned 41. Followed by 42. Then there was a flow to it and all of a sudden I was 43. Then … Continue reading

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Ava’s 9th Birthday Makeup Party

Ava turned 9 on August 2nd and had a BIG BIRTHDAY MAKEUP PARTY for her and her friends. Stephanie’s co-workers showed up to give the girls makeovers, doing their makeup, painting their nails and to have some cake and pizza. … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Ava!

It’s hard to imagine what might be in store for this coming year for my lovely daughter. 7 has been such a great age for her and she is growing so fast that it is hard for me to keep … Continue reading

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