Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Just A List

I've just got a list today....

1-I am so thankful that Tropical Storm Ida is coming through right now instead of this weekend. It has been POURING rain all day and is expected to continue until tomorrow. Thank goodness it will all be gone by Saturday!

2-Lots of family is starting to come in tomorrow. Two of Steve's sisters will be getting here and Laura and Lindy will be coming home too! We are picking up Steve's sister at the airport and going out to lunch and then tomorrow night we are all getting together for dinner.

I think I told you recently about my friend who had cancer? He passed away Sunday afternoon. So Steve and I will be going to his funeral tomorrow, too. I am so sad for his wife and his three children. They are all teenagers and that is such a hard time to lose your dad. His boys play football and his daughter was on Homecoming Court about three weeks ago. He was able to summon the energy that night to escort her to that special event. But things went quickly downhill after that. I know she will always cherish that special moment that she was able to have with him before he passed away.

So...tomorrow will be a sad and happy day.

3-Ashley got her iPod out tonight and played some of the songs she has lined up for her reception. She and Steve danced to My Girl. That is going to be their father/daughter dance. They are cute together!

4-Did you know that today is the 40th birthday of Sesame Street??

I remember watching that when I was a little girl and my kids grew up watching it, too. I love that show and think it has done so much to teach children through the years!! Happy Birthday Sesame Street! :)


  1. My best friend from high school danced to My Girl with her dad at her reception, it was super sweet!! So glad that the rain will be gone by Saturday!!

  2. So is it too much to expect wedding pictures oh by Sunday morning? LOL

    Have a great day and try to soak it all in:-)

  3. So sorry to hear of your friend's death. I will pray for your family as well as his. Losing a friend is never easy even when you know they are securely in the arms of our Lord.

  4. Wow! That was pretty incredible about your friend. I'm sorry about your loss.

    I bet this week is flying by for you!

  5. Trying to catch up on everyone! Sorry about the loss of your friend. On the bright side, though, sounds like you'll have a great time with everyone in for the weekend!!!

  6. I'm so sorry to hear about your friend that passed away. My prayers are with you and his family. What a sweet song that your daughter is dancing to her Dad with! That will be so special! We are also getting a LOT of rain from Hurricane Ida!

  7. Wow Betsy, Ya'll must be getting so excited!!!!

    Have a Blessed evening,


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