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Empty Nest · 1d ago

April Showers Bring the Hodgepodge

These weeks are flying by, y'all! Goodness, I hardly have the time to read before another Wednesday arrives and BOOM! I thought life would slow down once grandchildren entered the picture bu...
Empty Nest · 3d ago

Clean It Up

I wrote a post a few weeks back about purging the attic which hadn't been touched-- other ...
Empty Nest · 5d ago

Lacking that Tune in the Proverbial Bucket

Lovely2 has one of the most beautiful singing voices I've ever heard. When she auditioned for high school chorus I was standing outside the door. I hear the most gorgeous voice and wondered ...
Empty Nest · 6d ago

Stinker Face

Because, why not?Y'all, this kid is going to be one year old in a little less than 3 month...
Empty Nest · 1w ago

I Survived!

Some of you know that we had Baby M overnight last night. She arrived at 7:30 AM on Wednesday and stayed so her parents could go to a concert in Columbia after work. They came and picked her up around 1:15 AM today.18 hours with a 9-month-old is not ...
Empty Nest · 1W ago

Fly Me to the Hodgepodge

Wednesday. Today. Y'all, this little grandbaby of mine will be here from 7:30 in the morning until her parents pick her around 2:00 AM tomorrow morning. Baby M's parents are going to a conce...
Empty Nest · 1W ago

Empty Nest Easter

When you live in an empty nest (or empty except for one lingerer) you tend to overlook som...
Empty Nest · 1W ago

How Does Your Empty Feel?

Empty.That's one thing I hardly ever feel unless I'm exhausted and have nothing left for the day which usually happens when I've chased Baby M around the house on our full days together. Let...
Empty Nest · 2W ago

What's All This About Chalk Paint?

I read about it. I conversed about it. I watched videos about it. I looked a gazillion pictures about it. And I finally threw my hat into the chalk paint ring. How'd it go?It was ok. I didn'...
Empty Nest · 2W ago

How to Help

Yes, I'm actually going to explain how to help someone. Why? Because it seems there are folks who just don't understand how to help other people.I remember a time when several of us were in ...