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Showing posts from December, 2015

Corbin's First Birthday

Corbin's First birthday was the theme, "Where the Wild Things Are".  It was perfect.  The people who love Corbin most were there surrounding him.  He seemed to enjoy tasting cake, playing with his pinata, opening gifts, and crawling around chasing Gabby every where.

 It was so much fun watching Corbin and Gabby enjoying the entire event. I can't believe this sweet boy has blessed us for an entire year. We love you Corbin. Happy birthday!

Happy Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving reminded me very much of a few Thanksgivings Michael and I had early in our relationship.  I remember one Thanksgiving when he was working on a rig and wasn't supposed to get to come home at all, but he managed to be given a few hours to sneak away and come and celebrate with his family. It had been weeks since I had seen him so it was the best of gifts to spend even just a short amount of time with him.

This year we have been blessed with Michael having a job (which is saying at lot for the oil industry at the moment).  However  with the growth of his company over the last few months there has been growth in his responsibilities.  Michael has been traveling, but always manages at least one day a week home with us. Gabby and I miss him very much because some days when he is home he arrives here after Gabby is asleep and before she awakes.

This year we planned on spending Thanksgiving with Michael's family in Dallas. Then on Saturday we were to have the tradi…