Tag Archives: boys

G is for Girls

When I first became a mother, by marriage, to my beautiful blonde adolescent step-daughters, I took my new position seriously.  The girls, aged eight and nine, were at a critical period, I thought, where body image woes, wavering self esteem, … Continue reading

Posted in gigithoughts | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Cowboy Number Two

For the last few months we’ve had a second cowboy in the house. Will began taking riding lessons during Ben’s lesson at Enchanted Acres with Ms. Trish back in August.  He really really enjoys it and loves his lesson horse, … Continue reading

Posted in gigithoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

More on Casey

We’re over the moon about Casey, the Wonder Dog.  She really is just a fantastic addition to our family.   We always knew we’d have a family dog, but we were waiting for the ‘right time’.  When Mark was serving in … Continue reading

Posted in gigithoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Welcome Casey!

We welcomed a new furry family member to our household this week.  Casey is our new dog.  She’s a four year old yellow lab who came to us via craigslist.  Her owner was reluctantly looking for a new home for … Continue reading

Posted in gigithoughts | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Plumbing problem

We woke up this morning to a sink full of dishes.   We skipped doing them last night in favor of getting to bed early.  Not unusual–the sinkfull, that is.  Since, as I’ve mentioned in a previous post,  the boys … Continue reading

Posted in gigithoughts | Tagged , , | Leave a comment