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.

the five

So yes. These are the pictures of the five of us. But I’m also 10 weeks pregnant here. With twins. Which equals five children. And I have to remind myself to take it a day at a time. Because if … Continue reading

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the third

Oh Ivy Mae. I have to remind myself you are probably your father’s daughter. haha. If there is a sweeter age than the fifteen months pictured below, I’m not sure I know it. This little butter ball is truly sweeter … Continue reading

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the second

I have to remind myself that he’s not my 90 year old Grandpa. haha. Not really, but Jack can truly be a chip off the old block, with his looks, dress (Jack prefers long pants and button ups; it takes … Continue reading

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the first

I have to remind myself that she’s not me. Her emotions, her reactions, her firstborn traits very rarely surprise me. And I have to tell myself to prepare to one day be surprised because..she’s not me. However, she is extremely … Continue reading

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traveling sagas.

Ok. I assume many of you are on Instagram and followed along as we very leisurely made our way back to Virginia. Before we left for the airport we knew we were going to miss our first layover (unless a … Continue reading

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cayucos 2018

I can remember as a kid, those last few moments of our vacation at the beach. I would go stand on the bluff and watch the sun set while soaking up every minute of beauty hoping it would keep me … Continue reading

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surviving…thriving…

Well it’s about time for that monthly update. Biggest news is that we survived January. Barely. We were saved by eight days where it was pleasant to go outside and play and practice some down dogs. Speaking of down dogs. … Continue reading

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