Monthly Archives: April 2013

Aunt E

She was an interesting lady. She was, of course, older and lived off of social security but she would also babysit on the side. She kept a girl that was about a year younger than me. Her son’s daughter was … Continue reading

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Maternal Grandfather

I have spoken of growing up spending time with my grandparents. These were my Dad’s parents. Well my mom’s Dad I didn’t know very well growing up. I had met him a few times but not many and when I … Continue reading

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My Dad – Part 2

Prior to my half-sister’s move she felt that it was time to tell my Mom that growing up (she had been with my Dad since she was about 2) until she moved out of his house, that Dad had been … Continue reading

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Metal

Yesterday they had field day at the daycare. When I picked up LB she told me that she a metal in her cubby. I thought maybe all the kids got one but as I spoke with her I don’t believe … Continue reading

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My Dad – Part 1

This one is harder to write about. Growing up, as stated before, our house was the party house. On weekends there would be biker gang members hanging out drinking, smoking pot, popping pills, and doing coke or angel dust. Being … Continue reading

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Not that side of the family too!

A few years back another one of my uncle’s (mom’s side) was living with his girlfriend and her teenage son. This uncle (JR) was nice and I got along with him but didn’t know him all that well. My ex-husband … Continue reading

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Jailbird…ugh!

Growing up one of my uncles (1/2 brother of Bone) was all the time getting arrested. It seemed to happen most often around Thanksgiving or Christmas. I guess he had some aversion to family dinners or something! As a young … Continue reading

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