Thanksgiving Weekend 2017

Milly was out of school Wednesday, so she hung around the house while I tried to get some work done. I also got a haircut today. Decided to go ahead and go a bit shorter with it. I decided to try out the barber where Johnny goes. Beale Street Barber Shop. I really enjoyed it, enjoyed talking to the owner, Mark, and thought he did a great job on my hair. I’ll definitely be back. Milly and I picked Tristen up after work and headed to Gastonia. Tristen drove about half the way until we stopped for a potty break then I took over. Made pretty good time. Andra had spaghetti ready for us for dinner when we arrived. Mom …

Farewell, Cobb

Amanda texted yesterday to tell me that Cobb wasn’t doing well. Cobb, short for Mr. Cobblepott, was a cat we adopted when we first moved to Wilmington. He was actually living under the house we rented, having been left there by the previous occupant. Sometimes we’d hear him under there and we started leaving food out for him. One day the front door was open and he just ran inside. After that, he was our cat. He was a very sweet cat. He was big and yellow and had a pink nose when a few freckles on it. Since we already had Bruce, we had decided to stick with a theme and give him a Batman-related name. We thought he …