I’m sitting in front of my computer, the kids have both been put down for naps. Staggered unfortunately so that the moment I would become comfortable to nap one of them would rise.
I’m sitting here cause I don’t know where else to sit, I feel adrift and empty. Television is just noise, internet is [...]
Families comes in all shapes and sizes. Rarely do you get to choose your family your born with and sometimes you make a family out of those around you. When you start a family it is a whole other story, cause it is up to you to determine how your family works.
The determination you [...]
So we celebrated my 32nd birthday on Monday and well I usually post an entry about the things I have learned over the past year. This year has felt more like maintenance than any significant personal growth, however my family growth has been tremendous! Kellie has been accepted and is attending a graduate Psychology program, [...]
On 12-29-11 our little Liam Parker Templeman was born! We spent two days at Piedmont Newnan Hospital for delivery and recovery before coming home. So we’ve finally settled in a bit and things are becoming more routine by the day as lil’ Liam Parker Templeman joins our happy home! Grandpa has gone home but he [...]
As the year 2011 comes to a close I look back on everything that has happened over the last year with a bit of wonder, surprise, and a sense of accomplishment. Here are some highlights:
- Kellie completed two semesters at Clayton State University with, of course, straight As and finally admission into the Psychology [...]
Our house is alive with busy feet and squealing laughter, the family has arrived this week and settled in for the holidays. Ripley has been thrilled and is keeping everyone quite entertained and of course on our toes!
Over time how I view the holidays has changed greatly. As a child it was the usual [...]
Time seems to fly by these days. Not a year ago I was just celebrating my first year of marriage, the recent birth of my precious daughter Ripley, and still working at Bennett. Today I’m close to celebrating my second year of marriage, my precious daughter just turned one year old, and I’m working for [...]
Celebrating our little girl’s 1st birthday!
You have changed our lives so many ways,
Your smile brightens our hearts, your laugh lightens our spirit,
A year ago today you changed our lives for the better in all things….
Been a while since I placed an update on the ol’blog. With the new work schedule, Ripley, and trying to keep up with well everything else I haven’t had much time to sit down and put my thoughts out there. We’ve had a lot going on with Kellie and Ripley traveling home to Niagara Falls [...]
Ripley’s week was filled with a bunch of firsts… her first time outside of Atlanta, first trip on an airplane, first time spending the night somewhere other than home and the first time meeting lots of friends and family. Chris dropped us off bright and early at the airport so we could catch our Airtran [...]