And Now a Scary Peek ......

 ...... into how my brain works on any given day. Do NOT proceed any further if you're at all squeamish.Or get nightmares.Or want visions of sugar plums dancing through your heads. This is not for the weak of heart.Or maybe even the pregnant or people with back problems. Proceed at your own risk.Don't blame me if you end up terrified.You've been warned. ...more

"How Do You Know"....

.... was a very cute movie that didn't really answer the question as much as I hoped it would. How do you know? I used to know the answer to that. Or at least I knew the answer for me. I am now at a loss. I don't have any idea how you know. I'm guessing the answer remains the same ..... you know when you know. But when all you ever knew was one love, one love who grew up with you and knew everything about you ..... and you him ..... because you spent 27 years together ........more

Breathing ....

.... a sigh of .... nothing.I/We made it past the Thanksgiving/Death Day/Christmas/New Year's/Birthday season.Some days it seemed as if I barely made it, but I made it. ...more

Txmomx6

So .... this is my first time to post on BlogHer .... just kind of learning the "ins and outs" of the place. I've had my own blog since Sept. 2007.  It started out as a humorous way to keep family and friends updated on our family of 8.  People have told me over the years that I should write a book.  I never really "got" that.  I mean .... we have 6 kids ..... so what?  Lots of people have that and many more.   ...more