Thursday, February 26, 2009

the sick house

No new pics to post, everyone has been sick here. I have had to sleep on the couch with Winnie the past 3 nights because he has been throwing up in my bed. Bristol has had this bug since last Friday so I am not hopeful that we will be over it anytime soon. Dave is in denial because he wants to go to Indiana this weekend. We'll see......

Wednesday, February 18, 2009

random pics...

Wiston saw that daddy was on his Puter and decided he needed to get his own puter and get to work....

A pic of the house we are buying....

and playtime on the back porch.

Saturday, February 7, 2009

Ahh Tennesse


*Possums sleep in the middle of the road with their feet in the air.

*There are 5,000 types of snakes on earth and 4,998 live in Tennessee.

*There are 10,000 types of spiders. All 10,000 live in Tennessee, plus
a couple no one's seen before.

*If it grows, it sticks; if it crawls, it bites.

*Onced and Twiced are words. *It is not a shopping cart; it is a

*People actually grow and eat okra.

*'Fixinto' is one word.

*There is no such thing as 'lunch.' There is only dinner and then

*Iced tea is appropriate for all meals and you start drinking it when
you're two. We do like a little tea with our sugar!

*Backwards and forwards means 'I know everything about you.'

*DJeet is actually a phrase meaning 'Did you eat?'

*You don't have to wear a watch because it doesn't matter what time it
is. You work until you're done or it's too dark to see.

*You don't PUSH buttons, you MASH them.

*You measure distance in minutes.

*You'll probably have to switch from 'heat' to 'A/C' in the same day.

*'Fix' is a verb. Example: 'I'm fixing to go to the store.'

*All the festivals across the state are named after a fruit,
vegetable, grain, insect or animal.

*You install security lights on your house and garage and leave both

*You carry jumper cables in your car . . . for your OWN car.

*There are only four spices: salt, pepper, Tabasco and ketchup.

*The local papers cover national and international news on one page,
but require 6 pages for local gossip and sports.

*The first day of deer season is a national holiday.

*100 degrees Fahrenheit is 'a little warm.'

*We have four seasons: Almost Summer, Summer, still Summer and

*Going to Wal-mart is a favorite past time known as 'goin' Wal-martin'
or off to 'Wally World.'

*A cool snap (below 70 degrees) is good pinto-bean weather.

*A carbonated soft drink isn't a soda, cola or pop. . . . it's a Coke,
regardless of brand or flavor. Example: 'What kinda coke you want?'

*Fried catfish is the other white meat.

*We don't need no stinking driver's ed . . . if our mama says we can
drive, we can drive.

EVERYONE can't be from Tennessee; it takes talent.

You might say it's an art form or a gift from God!