Something’s Not Right I shouldn’t be here right now. I shouldn’t be sitting at my table in my house typing this blog. It’s the last full weekend in July — I should be in a sleepy little town in South Georgia at my family’s annual reunion. It’s a very strange feeling sitting here. For the … More What Do You Do When Your Tradition Is Interrupted?
Our recent family reunion came and went like a flash. I have to admit, it was a hard one. Although I was happy to see favorite cousins, I missed my children. It made for a bit of a melancholy, reflective weekend. If you’re an empty nester, you may be able to relate. … More For The Love Of Family – A Family Reunion Story
Yeah, Mom, These are my people! At our recent family reunion in Cairo, Georgia, I overheard one of my cousins telling another cousin about her son’s camp experience. She was concerned that he fit in and was not teased by the other pre-adolescent campers because of his long hair. When she picked him up from … More This is My Family, These are My People
Have you ever had a weekend you just did not want to see end? I did, this past weekend! My husband and I spent a glorious weekend with some cousins and friends on the coast of south Georgia. It was a little over 48 hours of pure bliss, the biggest decision we had to make … More Chasing Lola