Our Weekend with Sylvester

This past weekend, we had the privilege of bringing Sylvester the Spider home with us. Sylvester lives at Little Miss’ school, and is a stuffed spider that goes on weekend adventures with the children. Sylvester got to do a lot this past weekend! On Friday, Little Miss and Grandpa played hide Sylvester. On Saturday, we […]

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Preparing for a Hurricane

Once again, there is a storm in the Gulf. While it seems as though we’re in the clear for this one (it will hopefully simply be a good trial run to make sure everyone has supplies and is ready), it did bring up a lot of anxiety remembering what happened with Ivan. So of course […]

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Nerves

Don’t you hate it when you let your nerves get the better of you?  Today I’m leaving on a business trip.  I thought I was fine with it, but this morning I woke up anxious about the whole thing.  Little Miss is staying with her grandparents, so I know she’ll be fine, but there is […]

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We got a boat!

My husband has been hinting around for a while that he wanted a boat.  Not a big, expensive boat, but a small, low maintenance, easy to put in the water boat.  I finally found a GREAT deal on Craigslist, so we’re now boat owners!  It’s basically a glorified jet ski, but for us it’s perfect.  […]

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A Great Night for Pensacola

Last night was the opening night for the Blue Wahoos, the new baseball team in Pensacola who will be playing their games in our shiny new baseball stadium on the bay.  I’m so excited about this!  It took a lot of fighting, but it was finally built!  I think it’s going to be an incredible […]

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Hurray for Short Weeks!

So we’re still adjusting to the new schedule, but things are going well with the new job.  Our new boss, who we haven’t seen since we started for more than a minute or two took us out to lunch today.  We went to Jasmine Fusion, which is one of my favorite restaurants on that side […]

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First Week and we all Survived!

Last week was my first week of working full time.  I think I’m going to enjoy the job, and hopefully before too much longer we’ll settle into a routine during the week and that will go better.  It was a little stressful this past week!  Little Miss was very glad when Friday came around! Thankfully […]

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Happy Mardi Gras!

This past weekend we had lots of fun celebrating Mardi Gras.  There were parades here all weekend, but we only managed to get to the one on Sunday.  I’ve been fighting a cold, so we decided to skip the one on Saturday since the weather wasn’t that great, and the Friday night one is too […]

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