If you know me, you know where I was this past weekend, the last full weekend in July. It’s the same place I’ve spent the last weekend in July nearly every year of my life — Cairo, Georgia. If you’ve been reading my blog for a while you may recognize the annual recurring theme — … More Why The Last Full Weekend In July Is So Important To Me
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