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Take Me Out to the Ballgame

Take Me Out to the Ballgame

Summer Vacation Last week, my son Jake and I took our annual summer vacation to Georgia to visit with my Dad. The highlight of the trip was the day we traveled to Atlanta to watch the Atlanta Braves. It’s been years since I saw the Braves play. And to be honest, I hardly catch any … Continue reading

Priceless

Priceless

I said this before Football tickets $75 Dinner $20 Seeing the look on your son’s face when he sees his first UGA home football game start … priceless. The weekend before Thanksgiving, my son Jake and I drove up to Georgia to see his first UGA Home game. Jake has watched Georgia played dozens of … Continue reading

Jake and The Hat Man

Jake and The Hat Man

It’s been a long week Yes, folks …. it’s been a long week. My first time going this long without my son Jake and on top of that, I signed up for this Yelling Less Project. It was interesting to work on the challenge without Jake around but at least I wasn’t distracted by him … Continue reading

Things I Miss

Things I Miss

I miss our first conversations about life, And what you want to grow up to be. Things are changing since I’m the Mommy who’s mean And you’re a 9 year-old boy going on 16. I don’t miss the crying, whining or throwing yourself on the ground, But I miss those first discoveries The first touch, … Continue reading

A Mom’s Confession

A Mom’s Confession

I have a confession to make …. I’m faking it. I want to be a good mommy. I want to be involved with my son Jake’s life and experience those moments that he’ll always remember (or at least remember for a few days). I really do but this baseball stuff. It’s just bores the freaking … Continue reading