Shannon Stacey

Archive for November, 2009

Just putzin' around

I’m off to a lazy start this morning. The boys don’t have school, so once I made my husband’s lunch and sent him off to work with a grumpy monosyllabic grunt, I was free to go back to the couch and curl up with my dog.

Now it’s 8:00 and I’m still curled up on the couch with my dog. But SK’s up and happily blowing stuff up via the PS3. I’ll probably see TK sometime between 9:00 and noon. … Read More »

My most anticipated read of the year is here

When this post goes live, I’ll be on my way to the Chevy dealership to have the fan motor resistor thingy in my truck fixed. And I can’t wait! Why? Because, thanks to the wonders of preorder and digital reading, Stephanie Tyler’s Hard to Hold will be magically appearing on my iPod in the morning and I’m going to curl up in a corner of the waiting room with a coffee and the book I’ve most wanted to read this … Read More »

Weekend blog rec: The Graveyard Shift

One of my favorite new blogs is writer/law enforcement veteran Lee Lofland’s The Graveyard Shift. An excerpt from his “About” page:

Lee Lofland is a veteran police investigator who began his law-enforcement career working as an officer in Virginia’s prison system. He later became a sheriff’s deputy, a patrol officer, and finally, he achieved the highly-prized gold shield of detective. Along the way, he gained a breadth of experience that’s unusual to find in the career of a single

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Ain't he sweet?

My husband says:

“I know you probably want to work this weekend and since I love you and totally support your career, I’m going to go four-wheeling with the guys, okay?”

Smooth, isn’t he?… Read More »

Happy birthday to my guy

Today’s my husband’s birthday. This is not something he really cares about but the Short Kid will settle for nothing less than a major event, so we’ll be having a little family party later. That means I have to make a cheesecake today because that’s my husband’s once-a-year guilty pleasure.

All three of my guys are rail fans and model railroaders, so last weekend we drove over to the recreational path and walked out to the only existing, though badly … Read More »

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