Monthly archive for ‘ September, 2008 ’

Homecoming, Picture Post Style

20th September 2008 | Closed

Me and a palm tree of some sort. You know you’re in the south when there are bug zappers INSIDE. Joe’s unit finally stepping off the plane they spent 20+ hours on. First hug in 254 days. Can’t you just see the little hearts floating over our heads? This was shortly after the plane landed. [...]


15th September 2008 | 4 Comments

I’m leaving today on a long ass drive across 5 states to see my husband come home from Iraq. My vow of celibacy is finally, finally almost over. But first, there’s always thank you’s. Thank you to all my friends and family, and friends that are so close they are family (Maz, Ferretman, Ferretman’s parents), [...]

8 Months

6th September 2008 | 1 Comment

Today marks the 8 month anniversary (of sorts) of the last time I saw my husband. Eight stinking months. I never knew how long and short a period of time could feel. I don’t know if I can categorize the last eight months as hard or easy. At times it was seemingly unbearable, other times [...]

Family Dynamics

4th September 2008 | 3 Comments

Nick is really into family dynamics and roles.  Which I suppose is a good thing considering he does come from a broken home. Everything has to have a mommie and a daddy.  We have the daddy Lightening McQueen racecar and the baby Ligtening McQueen racecar.  Or “Little Lightening” as Nick calls him.  Anything large is [...]