I Knew It Was Coming

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It’s finally here and I knew it was coming! The monster in my stomach that has me ready to puke. Oh, it’s very real and I am quickly coming to the reality that it is going to be here for a while. My kids are growing up too fast and I am starting to see […]

Dragon Tries To Eat The Princess-King Steps In

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DISCLOSURE***THIS REALLY HAPPENED AND IT HAPPENED TODAY****I’M SERIOUS****   It was a gorgeous day in the middle of the week. The sun was high in the bright blue sky surrounded by big fluffy clouds. Just Beautiful! The King, The Queen, The Princess, and The valiant knight Sir Gabriel decided to go to the market before […]

Spring Cabin Fever

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I am finally back to work after a month of Surgery and rehab for my knee. Now, of course, my time off started with the worst ice storm in years on the day of my surgery. Not to mention, the 3 more winter weather events during my time off. So I was just stuck in […]

Living With Bipolar

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It was a normal night at home with my,then, girlfriend. We were talking and then got into a little argument that quickly esculated into her being curled up in a corner rocking back and forth. I was freaked out! Nothing I could say or do was going to calm the situation down. The only thing […]

History Of Diving Museum

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Alright, I will admit it, I would have never thought to go to this museum…..BUT…..I did and I am so glad that I had the opportunity. I have always wanted to do a little Scuba Diving. I have been in a diving tank before and snorkeling a few times but never scuba diving. I never […]

The Day Of The BBE July 9TH 2001

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The nurses had stopped the contractions with medicine about three times now. Wouldn’t you know it, now mom had to be induced. We went in to River Park Hospital early that morning. The doctor came by, on his early rounds, and ordered the IV medicine to be started as he broke mom’s water. Now, we […]

A Mountain Of Stone Not That Far From Home

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  When I was young, my mother took us to Stone Mountain in Georgia. I remember looking at that thing for the first time and just being amazed. My aunt, uncle, cousins, brother and sister were all with us. We decided that we were going to walk up to the top of that mountain. It […]

That Little Bit Of Disney Magic Made Everything Okay For A Minute

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It had been a long couple of months for our family. My wife Kas had lost her mother at 48 years old and roughly a month later the grandmother that had practically raised her. Kas was going through the hardest time and I didn’t know what to do. I remember telling the kids about their […]

For Daddy’s Girl

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We had our son and now it was time for my little princess. Bella, your mom and I were in Pigeon Forge doing a little Christmas shopping. I remember her being sick and we both looked at each other and said “TEST” at the same time. We went and bought a pregnancy test and went […]

To My Son

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Buddy, for years and years, I dreamed of having a family. I hoped that one day that dream would become reality. There were many things in my life that had to take place in order for you to become a part of it. I was in a pretty bad car wreck when I was in […]