Monthly Archives: March 2011

Decisions, Decisions

There’s something you should know about me. I am a terrible decision maker. If you need something overthought, fussed over, worried, second-guessed, or what-if’d to death…I’m your man.  There’s actually a catchphrase for it – “Analysis Paralysis”. Wikipedia describes it … Continue reading

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My First Purse

I was about 11 years old when I bought my first purse.  Sure I’d had cute little-girl purses or played dress up with my mom’s old hand-me-down handbags.  But I was getting ready to go into Sixth grade and I … Continue reading

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Bathroom Renovation Chapter 5–While We Were Out

What a difference a week makes! It’s probably a good thing that I wasn’t home for the taking off and replacing of the roof… And our contractor has been just as busy inside.  Look at my pretty new window. I … Continue reading

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About Bassett Hounds

Before you even consider buying a Bassett Hound for your family you should know that you will most likely have this, and this, oh and you’ll need some of this, which will cause you to have this. You will also … Continue reading

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Ten Things – Spring Break 2011 Memories

We are homeward bound from our Spring Break trip to Houston.  Kelsey is sprawled out in the backseat asleep, Tripp is complaining and trying to figure out the GPS in my car, and I am typing this blog post on … Continue reading

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How I Met My Friend Carrie

While Tripp has been home holding down the fort (handling minor renovation details like the roof coming off the house and little stuff like that), Kelsey and I have been in Houston visiting our dear friends. Our families have known … Continue reading

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Bathroom Renovation Chapter 4 – We Dug Too Deep

Not has happened since my last bathroom update.  Why?  Because we dug too deep. This, my friends, is what wood rot looks like. Turns out, when the bathroom was added on, the roofline wasn’t altered appropriately.  One of the hip/valley … Continue reading

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Lent and Chocolate

Hello my name is Kelly… …and I am a chocoholic. I love all chocolate.  All kinds of chocolate, but I especially love dark chocolate.  And my all time favorite chocolate is this- The chocolate is smooth and slightly sweet and … Continue reading

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Poorly Executed

I made bread dough Friday. It was doomed to fail. To start with, I added too much water.  I was on the phone and distracted and forgot to measure it out.  So I added a little more flour hoping I … Continue reading

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Revealing a Scar

The thing about having a blog, for me, is always how much to share.  So here’s the thing…If you just like to read my blog for silly pet stories or to get a chuckle about funny family situations then be … Continue reading

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