All about my first week of school

Somehow, every year when I go back to school, I manage to forget how expensive getting back to school is. There’s food to buy, books to buy, the inevitable forgotten thing, and then the things you didn’t realize you’d need. It adds up quite quickly, unfortunately. I also always forget how crazy busy you are…

Saying Goodbye to Darla

This past week has been a rough one in my family and friend group, as we had to say goodbye to one of our beloved mothers. Darla Dolton is the mother of my best friend, Kristi, whom I have known since she and I were five years old. None of us expected to be losing…