My cousin Derek and I on July 15, 2011. He regrettably passed away on July 21, 2011
my girls and i at the mall – 2011. been wanting to scan this for almost 2 years. lol
Two years ago at a local fall festival we attend every year in Newbern, Va. 2011
This is when you are driving into my hometown. It’s named Parrott after the man who owned the coal mining company back in the day, John H. Parrott.
My best friend Gloria and I in high school my senior year, 1994.
My Olivia and I smiling at our victory. She is the one who acts more like me. Madison acts more like her father. Sigh.
5th grade field trip with my oldest daughter on the New River Valley Trail.
A man named Ed, in Montgomery County, Va. makes these pumpkins.
Gorgeous Sunset in Parrott
Rockin’ my god-son’s hat.
Me at my youngest daughter’s T-ball practice.
My boyfriend of 8 years almost and myself – Christmas 2010
flash forward 34 years. sissy and i. she’s still the blonde. this was for my daughter’s 11 birthday in july.
My cousin Greg. This is Derek’s brother whom passed away at 18 years old on April 13, 2011. They were in a car accident. Greg and a close friend Dustin (the driver) died instantly. Derek passed away 3 months later.
Madison’s Easter Dress
The girls on Easter 2012
The not so full yet but getting there, Wandering Jew, is mine. The gorgeous full one belongs to my friend, April. This is the goal I’m working toward as far as my ‘planting’ skills go.
“Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.”
The view of Parrott, Va.
My daughter’s 11th birthday cake.
My best friend Sissy and I at Claytor Lake – 2011 – a post about the lake is before this
Olivia at her father’s wedding in N.C.
My 11 Year Old
On top of Parrott Mountain overlooking the river.
My cousin Chasity from Georgia and I – summer of 2011
My 2 daughters: Madison & Olivia on Easter 2013
my girls and i leaving church last sunday
Olivia staring across the river.
Newbern Festival – October 2012
Madison and I at the Monster Truck Show
What happens to be my favorite place in the summer, the river,also is my favorite place in the fall. The view of these mountains are in the ;next county over, Montgomery County, home to VA. Tech.
This is at my daughters’ paternal great grandparents’ farm. It’s in the joining town, don’t blink an eye, this is the view of my hometown.
Hard Rock, Gatlinburg, TN.
Olivia’s Easter Dress
My Ed Hardy tattoo 2010
Sam & Dean -Supernatural
My oldest daughter, 11, fixed the back of my hair for court. It looked lovely.