Shannon Stacey

Archive for June, 2013

Love A Little Sideways

I have a sticky note reminding me to address this next week, but I woke to couple of emails from people who stumbled across the preorder link on Amazon or Barnes & Noble, so…

Though Love A Little Sideways was originally scheduled for September, it will be releasing November 26th. BUT, the good news is that by pushing it back just a bit, it will be releasing simultaneously in digital and in print! I’m very happy print readers won’t … Read More »

Summer lazies kicking in

Not for me, of course. I’m still trying to remember to breathe after a couple of extraordinarily crazy weeks. But we’re definitely seeing signs of lazy summer days around here.

Mini had her “Pretty Princess Pillow” and she did not want to share.

Mini on big pillow sticking her tongue out at camera

The Short Kid taking a break…

SK stretched out on his four wheeler staring at the sky

After an insane schedule of finals, graduation, a party, a reenactment event, college orientation and marathon day of bureaucratic red tape, the Teen is being so lazy right now there aren’t … Read More »

Living with Angry Jerkface sports fans

Tonight’s Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals and I’ll be watching it. At home. With my husband. I think there are two kinds of sports fans, and my husband and I are not the same kind.

I’m an optimistic sports fan. I believe my team will win, right up until the final whistle blows or horn sounds. And I believe it hard. The Bruins could be down 5-1 in the last minute of the third period and I … Read More »

My boys

My first blog post was on January 1, 2005, when the Tall Kid was nine and a half and the Short Kid had just turned four at the end of November. I wanted to a grab a picture from the blog archives but, somewhere during the evolution of blog technology, things changed and the early pictures are all broken boxes. But here’s what my boys looked like when long-time blog readers met them:

Young boys in matching cream sweaters

Suddenly, in the blink of an eye, … Read More »

One down, one to go

Teen in cap & gown with diploma

That’s the teen sis, who graduated a week before the teen, not getting a moment in the spotlight.… Read More »

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