Today Madison turns 7. I cannot believe it. Time just flies – and more so the older I get. She was a big surprise to her parents and her presence in my life surprises me every day! So much so, that it’s hard to imagine what life was like before she got here:) Happy Birthday, Madison. Grandma loves you! + Advertisements Continue reading HAPPY BIRTHDAY, SWEETHEART!
Sorry – couldn’t think of a good title for this week’s fun and frolic:) It’s been Sunday since I’ve written anything and a few things have happened. Monday, the TPR continued and we were able to get in evidence of abuse. The State rested their case and now we have another few weeks until the parent does his. Tuesday, I had a hearing that went … Continue reading And Bears, Oh MY…..
INSANITY! OK, it’s almost 4 PM and in about 3 hours, most of our kid and two grandkids and two in-laws are coming to dinner. Of course, I am being ever so efficient by writing to this blog, right? Oh well, it won’t take long to clean up a little and throw a lasagna into the oven:) And when all is said and done, I … Continue reading What do you get when you cross your son’s moving weekend with trial prep
I am in the middle of a TPR (termination of parental rights) trial – and it shows no signs of ending any time soon! I represent five small people, but cannot disclose much more about the case for fear someone out there will recognize the history. My clients generally have so little in their lives, privacy is one thing they deserve and I am mandated … Continue reading TPR HELLLLLL!
48 Things You Could Care Less About1. FIRST NAME? Patricia2. WERE YOU NAMED AFTER ANYONE? My mother3. WHEN DID YOU LAST CRY? This evening on my way home from court.4. DO YOU LIKE YOUR HANDWRITING? Sometimes yes, sometimes no way5. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE LUNCHMEAT? Real turkey breast (lots o mayo) but not that goopey stuff6. IF YOU WERE ANOTHER PERSON WOULD YOU BE FRIENDS … Continue reading Got this from a terrific blog
Danny’s MIL sent us pics of a Buddy Jackson film shoot:) OK, OK, I know, I’m a foolish fan. He’s my son. Did you really expect me to be objective? After all, I knew him when he was a short person whom I loved to toss up in the air to the tune of “I Wanna Dance with Somebody.” So humor me already:) The weird … Continue reading Ok, I know, I know, it’s been awhile:)