My weekend ~ I have been BUSY!! May 25, ’08 6:45 PM for Mel ‘s friends, Mel ‘s family and Mel ‘s online buddies I am taking a break from the list of 790 houses (ok, maybe it is only 54 and NOT 790, but whatever!!)  that I need to narrow down to a reasonable … More Weekend


  Friday Feast! and two other random things! May 23, ’08 1:15 PM for Mel ‘s contacts   Appetizer – What does the color dark green make you think of? The algae that grows in my fish pond that I want to kill dead.  The color of the leaves on my favorite flower and the … More Random

FTC Shirts

The FTC shirts! May 21, ’08 8:55 AM for everyone Here is my cute little sister Cara wearing her FTC shirt! (PS.  It is crazy hair day at the school where she is a teacher.)                     Didn’t they turn out spectaculous?!?!               … More FTC Shirts

Are you ready?

Sorry I have been MIA, for a variety of reasons this move is going to be a hard one.  I am trying not to let my inner stress monkey escape… but I suck at keeping my monkey in the cage.  House-hunting, trip planning, all of relocation stuff… the time frame for everything?  GAH! Guess what?  … More Are you ready?


I am alive!! May 13, ’08 9:30 PM for Mel ‘s friends, Mel ‘s family and Mel ‘s online buddies And more importantly, so are all the children!  Because today was the day that I chaperoned the field trip.  Why do I always sign up for these things?  I asked Rikki that today and she … More Alive!

FTC Shirts

FTC Shirts May 12, ’08 8:28 PM for everyone The first order is in! Terry informed me (thru my sister) that he IS able to make shirts in sz 2XL and 3XL.  So, maybe that would make a difference to those of you that said XL would not be the right size for you or … More FTC Shirts

Don’t fret, big news and whatnot. May 12, ’08 8:57 PM for Mel ‘s friends, Mel ‘s family and Mel ‘s online buddies I am alive Internets… thanks for your concern.  I didn’t realize it had been so long since I wrote a blog… I guess I have had a lot on my mind? I … More

Wednesday Whatnots

Wednesday Whatnots *Edited to include Rikki-cell phone DRAMA!!! May 7, ’08 11:50 AM for Mel ‘s friends, Mel ‘s family and Mel ‘s online buddies Why do I feel the need to do a 10 thought blog on a day other than Tuesday or Thursday?  Is my subconscious being rebellious?  Hmmmmm.  That was not my … More Wednesday Whatnots

I don’t want to talk about anything else, so why not? May 4, ’08 7:40 PM for Mel ‘s friends, Mel ‘s family and Mel ‘s online buddies       1) Do you like blue cheese?  No.  I like green cheese even less. 2) Have you ever smoked heroin?  NO WAY.   3) Do … More

Stacey Update 5/3

Originally posted on Stacey’s blog. Saturday, May 3rd, 2008 May 3, ’08 10:37 AM for everyone Written by Mel Today is day 17.  17 days since the transplant.  Feels like longer, doesn’t it? When Stacey answered the phone today I asked how she was doing.  She said, BAD.  REALLY bad.  Whenever she is in lots of pain, … More Stacey Update 5/3