Monthly Archives: June 2008

Question of the day

What is your favorite material possession?

Posted in cars, computers, games, material possessions, men, Question of the day, things, thoughts, toys, women | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Couldn’t resist this one….

I thought this was great. 

Posted in accidents, alcohol, bad habits, children, choices, drinking, drinking and driving, fears, feelings, kids, laws, life lessons, lifestyles, parent's, parties, peer pressure, people, responsibility, teenagers, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

Question of the day

If your children could only remember one lesson in life, what would you teach them?

Posted in childhood, children, choices, emotions, feelings, kids, life lessons, parent's, people, Question of the day, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

By the time you read this

Bailey Donald. By the time you read this you will have started to really grow into a man. This is my second letter to you. 2008 buddy, we finally got a computer (thanks mom,grandma) and this can be typed, printed … Continue reading

Posted in childhood, children, dreams, emotions, Father's, feelings, growing up, kids, memories, parent's, people, son's, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Question of the day

What was your first job?

Posted in childhood, fast food, growing up, jobs, life lessons, memories, money, past, people, Question of the day, teenagers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Does anyone buy CD’s anymore?

Do you buy CD’s anymore?  I really want to say “albums” but I know they are long gone so CD’s will have to do.  The reason I ask this is I’ve been guilty lately of just buying a song.  If … Continue reading

Posted in age, childhood, feelings, kids, memories, memory, music, past, people, thoughts, today's times | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

What a miracle, thank God

 I had to write about this today.  After seeing it last night on the news, I know now there are miracles in life.  This is one of them.  We’ve heard about this everyday since one of the girls is from … Continue reading

Posted in accidents, children, choices, emotions, family, fears, feelings, friends, kids, life, lost, parent's, people, teenagers, thoughts, Uncategorized, worry, worrying | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

Question of the day

What’s your favorite cereal?        

Posted in childhood, eating, food, habits, kids, morning, people, Question of the day, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , | 20 Comments

After all this time…

I think I was one of the last ones I know that didn’t have a computer. Now that I have one I am blown away by the old friends I have found and how much everyone has changed. I’m talking … Continue reading

Posted in age, change, childhood, choices, computers, disappointment, emotions, feelings, friends, friendship, growing up, keeping in touch, life, life lessons, memories, past, people, relationships, teenagers, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Question of the day

What are your top 5, or less, favorite movies?

Posted in childhood, choices, favorites, memory, movies, past, people, Question of the day, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

Friends competing over life

This is happening close to my husband and I.  We have a close group of friends and it seems like they compete for everything.  First it started out who was getting married first.  So, now they are all married.  Well … Continue reading

Posted in bad habits, children, choices, competition, control, emotions, family, feelings, friends, games, husbands, kids, marriage, peer pressure, people, pregnancy, pregnant, relationships, thoughts, Uncategorized, wives | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Question of the day

Do you believe people can change?

Posted in bad habits, change, choices, emotions, feelings, habits, hurt feelings, life, life lessons, lifestyles, past, people, Question of the day, relationships, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

What’s in your purse?

When my kids were young, I never had a big enough purse.  As time’s gone on, my purses keep getting smaller and smaller.  I used to only carry the shoulder strap kind but now I’ve gotten used to just the … Continue reading

Posted in children, family, feelings, habits, junk, kids, mom, people, privacy, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 20 Comments

Happy Birthday Dad

HAPPY BIRTHDAY DAD     Happy Birthday To You Happy Birthday To You Happy Birthday Dear Dad Happy Birthday To You      

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Question of the day

If you could travel back in time and change how you handled an event in your life, what would you change?

Posted in change, choices, emotions, feelings, life lessons, past, people, Question of the day, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Seemingly Simple

I’m pretty young, 24…oh okay I’m almost 28 and only have one child. Is this an open invitation to ask me, “so when are you having another?” I get it, they see or hear I have only one and then … Continue reading

Posted in age, children, choices, embarrassment, emotions, family, feelings, hurt feelings, kids, life, marriage, mom, parent's, people, simple questions, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Question of the day

What’s your favotie bumper sticker? 

Posted in cars, feelings, funny, people, Question of the day, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , | 12 Comments

Question of the day

What is one of your most embarrassing moments?

Posted in accidents, embarrassed, emotions, fears, humiliation, memories, people, Question of the day, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Finding enough time in a day

HELP!!!  I feel like I’m running out of time.  Things just aren’t getting done.  I don’t know what to do.  I usually get up at 6 am, get ready for work, get the 3 year old ready, say good bye and … Continue reading

Posted in children, choices, chores, control, emotions, family, fears, feelings, guilt, home, housework, jobs, kids, life, lifestyles, marriage, mom, parent's, people, responsibility, stress, thoughts, women, work, working, worry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Who is that??

They say an elephant never forgets.  So then Jason must be one.  That guy never seems to forget a face. I’m sure there must be those of us who forget someone we have met before.  There was a time I … Continue reading

Posted in aging, emotions, feelings, friends, getting old, humiliation, hurt feelings, memory, past, people, pretending, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Question of the day

Do you hang your toilet paper coming off the top or bottom?

Posted in choices, habits, people, Question of the day, thoughts | Tagged , , , , | 13 Comments

Double standard!!

I’ve been pondering this question for years. Why is it more acceptable for women to wear the pants in the relationship than the man? I have some friends who will be named A and B who are married and A is so proud … Continue reading

Posted in anger, bad habits, bossy, bullying, children, control, embarrassed, embarrassment, emotions, Father's, feelings, hurt feelings, husbands, kids, marriage, men, overbearing, parent's, people, relationships, thoughts, Uncategorized, unhealthy, wives, women | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Question of the day

Do you think men and women can be just friends?

Posted in choices, emotions, feelings, friends, friendship, men, people, Question of the day, relationships, thoughts, women | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Vacuum cleaners

Okay folks, here’s the deal.  All of us Erickson girls, who are only Erickson’s by marriage, have several things in common and one of them is keeping a vacuum cleaner in working order.  Nikki, Sue and myself go through them … Continue reading

Posted in chores, feelings, people, thoughts, work | Tagged , , , , | 18 Comments

Question of the day

  Do you like your name?

Posted in children, emotions, feelings, kids, name, names, parent's, people, Question of the day, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments