I was so relieved that Hurricane Laura didn’t hit us. We had a bit of wind but not even a drop of rain. Then, I felt guilty for being relieved about that because so many other people lost homes, businesses, and, far worse, loved ones. Now, we have another system approaching and my stomach is all tied up in knots. I love summers by the pool in Florida. I hate summers in hurricane cones in Florida. 🙁
This weekend, we are celebrating Jack’s third birthday and we are all very excited about that. I can’t tell you right now what I got him because his parents might read this and I want it to be a big surprise. HINT: I found the loudest toy on earth! Ha ha ha ha ha. I also found a practical joke toy that I’ll be teaching him how to use very creatively. Heh…
- Why You WANT to Be Located in the the Middle of INITIAL Spaghetti Models
- How I Tricked Frank for His Birthday!
- “HOLD ON TO SOMETHING AND DO *NOT* LET GO!” Funnel Cloud Brings Sudden Mayhem and We FREAKED OUT! (includes video)
- Minor Injury Sustained in Tropical Storm Cristobal
- The Nice, Polite, BLEEDING Guy on the Street… And, we’re gettin’ a tropical storm this weekend! Whoo hoo!!
Angela Hoy lives on a 52' Irwin Center Cockpit Ketch (sailboat) with her family and pets. She is the publisher of WritersWeekly.com, BookLocker.com, and AbuzzPress, and the author of 19 books. Keep up with her family's adventurous liveaboard lifestyle at GotNoTanLines.com.
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