Author Archives: A Story of Us

About A Story of Us

My grandparents 57th wedding anniversary and my first wedding anniversary motivated to journal the adventures life brought our way . I hope to amuse the friends and family I have all over the country and, when I am my grandmothers age, look back at what I have written and chuckle. It's been four years since I began and the snickers I bring myself as I look back propel me to write on. Cheers to the future and happy memories of the past.

all about Jack. age 2

I like to refer to Jack as Absalom, who turned the hearts of the people.  It’s a pretty terrible analogy but it makes me laugh for various reasons. But it’s true. With a tiny smirk on that blonde head, hearts melt. … Continue reading

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Poppi and megee

Two days after Davey and Jennifer left, Poppi and Megee arrived. This was great timing as I was pretty ready to sleep. Cold + poison ivy + prednisone + benedryl wiped me out. And so after a couple days of sending … Continue reading

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Davey and Jen Jen

Hello! It’s been a whirlwind 3 weeks. And right now, all is calm and all are asleep. Ahhh. So. Three weeks ago, Davey and Jen Jen breezed in after doing some eye doctor legislative stuff up in D.C. The day … Continue reading

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All about Ev. Age 3 

Someone once said that, for various reasons, three was their favorite age. I think Ev was probably two at the time and so I silently disagreed. But now, Ev’s three and I know what they’re talking about. It’s about one … Continue reading

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The kids and me

Hey peeps. So. Even though dear Jack’s birthday was a rather dismal beginning to the week, I’m kinda pumped about life these days. I’m sure clear days with sunshine has something to do with it. And the fact that the … Continue reading

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Jack turns 2

You guys. If there was ever a day that epitomized why I don’t do birthday parties, it was yesterday. Oh em gee. My dear darling boy who I cherish and adore and who melts my heart woke up on the … Continue reading

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It was April 

It was April. My favorite month in Virginia. The grass turns from brown to green. The flower beds go from mulch to impatiens. Peonies pop up and surprise me. Buds bud. Ivy goes from peanut to squish with personality to … Continue reading

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