Tag Archives: Thanksgiving

Things I’ve Learned This Week

** It’s not a road trip in our family unless it ends with a souvenir bag of puke. ** Thanksgiving without a nap is like Christmas without a Santa. ** You never realize how much you use your ice maker. … Continue reading

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A Smile’s Worth A Thousand Woofs

_____________________________________________________________ You likely know by now that Goatdog is generally a giant thorn in my side and that I often contemplate turning him into the main course for our Thanksgiving dinner.  That being said, though, he has somehow managed to … Continue reading

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Things I’ve Learned This Week

** My ass is sure not a fan of sitting for six or more hours at a time. ** Grocery shopping on the eve of any given holiday is for masochists and crazy people. ** A giant cardboard box is … Continue reading

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All Hail the Hoo-Ha

I can hardly believe that it was at this time just last year that my dad was undergoing treatment for throat cancer.  And because his immune system was so weak at that time, we were not all able to be … Continue reading

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Things I’ve Learned This Week

** Every day should smell like Thanksgiving. ** Sweatpants should be the required attire for disgustingly large meals. ** I don’t care what they’re sellin’ — there’s no toy worth getting up at 4 a.m. to buy. ** My son’s hand … Continue reading

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Non-Traditional Thanksgiving

     This Thanksgiving was a very non-traditional one for us.  It was the first year that I’ve ever been without my parents, since my dad’s immune system’s too weak to be around the kids.  Luckily, our good friends came to … Continue reading

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I'm Thankful For…

     Since I figure that most people will be too busy stuffing their faces with turkey to read my little old blog tomorrow, I decided to do my appreciation post today and take the day off to gorge myself … Continue reading

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