Archives for September 2010

Happy 6th Birthday, Beautiful Girl


I Tri

Rainey participated in her first Kids’ Triathlon this weekend, and I couldn’t be more proud of her.  She swam the backstroke, rode a bike two sizes two small, and ran till it hurt.  But she never gave up.  I have a feeling she’s going to give me a run for my money someday.  Way to go, sweetheart.

The Leaning Tree

I’ve been thinking a lot about trees lately, partly because my infant son, Wesley, likes to talk to them, but also because we have an uprooted crab apple tree in our front yard.  After a couple windstorms this summer, it developed quite a lean and even warranted a phone call to the power company.  Turns out the limbs were dangling dangerously close to the lower cable and phone lines NOT the higher, energized wires, so […]