First of all, this is my little brother: We’re a year apart but I’m older and slightly more inclined to run “around” flames. His name is Ryan and he lives in Murray, KY. And next door to his agency there was once a tuxedo and limosine rental place. Ryan and I used to be fierce [...] Continue Reading »
(this post breaks a couple rules, one being my new 250 word rule and secondly my rule against writing and photographing work that is not for the sake of this blog. That being said, I just had to do it this time. Names, faces, and location are merely coincidental with anyone you know and the [...] Continue Reading »
Ashley and I were just writing a song one minute and then I lost her. She saw the baby asleep and rushed him to bed. She has to take these easy nights when she can get them, now they are both snoozing. I’m sitting here in hopes of getting my head around where this song [...] Continue Reading »
…than share a house with a contentious newborn. No I’m kidding of course. Our five week old is driving me a little nuts however, and I was at one point ready to show tough love. He’s not hungry, he’s not sick, he just wants to fuss. He’s bored with us I’m afraid. I told Ashley [...] Continue Reading »
“It is not good to have zeal without knowledge, nor to be hasty and miss the way.” Proverbs 19:2 This was how the morning started, reading my daily Proverb (31 days, 31 chapters), and looking out at a cold morning as I built up the woodstove. I made coffee and watched my fire flicker [...] Continue Reading »
I’d like to share some things that I got Addair over the weekend while my Dad and I did some shopping. I’ve started him a little toy box. Of course we have the regular toys, piles of them. But since we are soon to be living in an Airstream travel trailer we are stream-lining down [...] Continue Reading »
We’ve got a house full of folks, actually two houses full. Ashley put us to work. Addair had his second home visit by the nurse he’s just perfect, affirmed by a medical professional.
If the rain holds back today, which it isn’t, I’m going to finish my paint job. And since no one should get into any exterior painting with a 70% percent chance of thunderstorms, I won’t. But just to say, I could finish it in a day if I could get a good one in. Instead [...] Continue Reading »
Extra! Extra! Levon made the front page of the Knoxville News Sentinel! Glimpse his bravery and handsomeness here. And a congratulations to neighbor, Lauren Rider for receiving the Ronald E. Childress Award for Preservationists of the Year.
Levon is coming home tomorrow (hip hip hooray). Below is a summary of my acquired knowledge while he’s been away: 1. it is easier to keep the house clean without levon 2. i would like to build a teepee in our living room. 3. levon is much better at building things than me 4. there [...] Continue Reading »