I surely do love my mother, and I bet you do, too. You know, I have a pet peeve related to social media. Besides the fact that there is an epidemic of the inability to correctly use Your vs You’re, there is a little trend that bugs me more than poor grammar. I cringe when ever I read “My … More Word to My Mother
What do you get when you cross a brown-headed man whose beard grows out red with a lovely lady who has auburn highlights in her hair? ME!! For as long as I can remember, my hair has defined me. It has led to nicknames, name-calling, hurt feelings, and compliments. All because of the color. Calling … More Red-Headed
Hello, friends! How are you? We hope you are warm and well and wonderful! Just wanted to check in and share some of the latest Murry Adventures. 🙂 Here we go…. 31 Days in the Books! Done. Over. Whoop. Did you know that January is named after Janus, the god of beginnings and transitions? The … More JANUARY – You were a good 1/12 of a year!
Taylor Swift has the most famous one. She has been both heralded and criticized in the past year for showing off her large group of friends, traveling with them, posting pictures of their fun on Instagram, etc. Her activity has even coined new terms and resulted in hashtags such as #squad and #squadgoals. My personal opinion … More Girl Squad
I have been blessed with some of the BEST friends in the world. Seriously. Ya’ know, it is not as hard to maintain long-distance friendships now that we have social media, but you still have to make an effort. I am so THANKFUL for my out of town friendlies who take the time to call, text, … More The Twelve Days of Kristi- What???
It’s coming! It’s coming! CHRIST-mas is coming! So, I thought I would share one of my favorite things related to CHRIST-mas. It’s a book…The Three Trees. Back in Meridian, Mississippi, somewhere between 1997-2000, I went to one of those traveling book sales that would pop up at our workplace a couple of times a year. I … More The Three Trees
“No, thank you, ” I replied to the sales associate in the store who asked if he could help me. His response: “You aren’t from around here, are you?” I laughed and said, “No, but how did you know that??? I only said three words!” Then I realized my first words must have sounded like, … More ‘Thank yew!! Thankyouverymuch’: The Power of the Thank You Note