Category Archives: Nickolas

The Importance of Dads

Last night, Nick and I gave Damon his “big” Christmas gift… a few days early, yes. Because he already pretty much knew that his big gift was a new 12-gauge shotgun that he’d been asking for. And he asked Nick … Continue reading

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Witschey Christmas Tree, the 2013 edition

My husband is a funny kind of person. Most people who know him, or think they do, would never imagine that hiding under that cool, redneck, “I-don’t-give-a-f***” exterior is a meticulous, OCD, control freak. But if you’ve seen him decorate a … Continue reading

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Hopefully anyone who reads my blog knows that my family is bit Pirates-crazy… as in the Pittsburgh Pirates MLB team, not the Johnny Depp Caribbean guys with funky teeth. And I’ve posted before about how my husband stalked our favorite … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes

I had no idea what I wanted to blog about that was music-related today. Until I hopped in my car and went to the convenience store down the road and heard this song… Love Don’t Run by Steve Holy this is … Continue reading

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Opening Day: Sneak Peek

I’m going to make a post tomorrow chock full o’details about our Opening Day adventures and photos, etc. Until then, here’s the one pic of Nick and me at the game (taken with my cell phone) when we first got … Continue reading

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Parenting Gone Wrong (so incredibly wrong!!)

One morning last week, when I woke Avery for school, I noticed that she’d fallen asleep with five hundred Silly Bandz wrapped around both wrists. And her hands were a frightening shade of purple… because Silly Bandz have a tendency … Continue reading

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A Special Person, by Avery

Avery brought this home from school today. Apparently their assignment was to write a paragraph about a “special person.” She thinks her daddy is special. I think her daddy thinks she’s pretty special, too.

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