February 27, 2020

eCard of the Week #348: Hardest Thing About Drinking Water

The hardest thing about drinking enough water
is constantly waiting in line for the bathroom.

February 25, 2020

February 23, 2020

Sunday Stealing: Getting to Know You

This week's Sunday Stealing was stolen from 9gag.

1. What is your favorite color? Blue

2. If you could get on a plane tomorrow and travel anywhere, where would you go? Ireland

3. Were you closer to your mother or to your father? Neither

4. What is your favorite meal (savory and dessert)?  Homemade chicken and dumpling, and Mississippi Mud Cake for dessert.

5. Can you wink with each eye? (How about curl your tongue) I can wink with each eye and curl my tongue.

6. Beach or forest? Beach

7. City or farm? City

8. Would you rather be blind from birth or turn blind as a teenager? Blind as a teenager

9. Would you rather always be overdressed or underdressed? Overdressed

10. If you could pass along one of your attributes to your children, which would it be?  None that I can think of.

11. What are you most insecure about? Everything!  Lots of things.

12. What are you afraid people see when they look at you? I am afraid they will see how fat I am and judge me based on my weight.

13. What is the saddest you’ve ever felt?  Words cannot even begin to describe the sadness I have felt in my life.  My son died four years ago; my dog, Shelby died a few weeks ago; my other dog died seven years ago; my mom died in 1991 and my dad died in 1992....the list goes on.

14. Would you rather have your own private island, or your own private jet? Private island

15. How do you think you will die? I can even begin to think about this. If I do, I will go down a deep, dark tunnel that ends in a severe panic attack. Death is my greatest fear.

February 21, 2020

I Miss My Shelby and Annabelle (AKA Bella)

Photo (c)Shannon G. Wamsley
Annabelle (aka Bella) was born November 22, 2000 and passed away on August 02, 2012. Bella was 1/2 Cocker Spaniel and 1/2 Black Labrador. Bella loved her babies (stuffed animals) and loved to play with tennis balls.

Shelby was born November 20, 2004 and passed away on February 08, 2020.  Shelby was 1/2 Boxer, 1/4 Blue Tick Hound and 1/4 Catahoula.  She loved wearing bandannas, snuggling in blankets and relaxing in her favorite chair.
 Photo (c)Shannon G. Wamsley
Bella and Shelby are missed so very much and are forever love.  Rest in Peace my fur-babies.
Photo (c)Shannon G. Wamsley
Photos (c)Shannon G. Wamsley

February 19, 2020

The Last Hug - Four Years Ago

Four years ago today, I gave my son the last hug I would ever give him. 
It was the last day I saw him in person. 
The last day we were in the same room together. 

February 17, 2020

February 16, 2020

Sunday Stealing: Birthday Meme

This week's Sunday Stealing was stolen from a birthday party website.

Have you ever....

1. Broken a bone? No.

2. Broken a window? Yes.

3. Been on TV? Not that I can remember.

4. Had a friend who shared the same birthday as you? No.

5. Locked your keys in the car? Yes.

6. Accidentally sent a text or email to the wrong person? Yes.

7. Sat in the back of a police car? Yes.

8. Fallen asleep at work? Yes.

9. Made a snow angel? Yes.

10. Ridden in an ambulance: Yes.

11. Worst household chore: All of them!

12 .Worst color: Mustard yellow

13. Worst pizza topping: Anchovies

14. Worst weather: Below zero temperatures

15. Worst self-care job (e.g. dressing, washing, shaving, teeth, toe nails): Shaving arm pits

16. Worst game: None that I can think of.

17. Worst school subject: Physical Education

18. Worst animal: None that I can think of.

19. Worst season: Winter

20. Worst TV show: None that I can think of.

February 13, 2020

Colt, Shelby and Annabelle Together Again

My soul is tired and my heart is almost empty.
I got Shelby's ashes back yesterday.
Shelby's ashes are in the black velvet bag/box.
My son, Colt's ashes are in the box in the middle.
My other dog's (Annabelle) ashes are in the purple velvet bag/box.
The three of them are together again.

February 12, 2020

Shelby Is Back Home, Where She Belongs

(c)2020 Shannon G. Wamsley
Shelby's ashes, her collar an her paw print.
(c)2020 Shannon G. Wamsley
Close up photo of Shelby's paw print.

(c)2020 Shannon G. Wamsley
My husband got me this adorable Shelby look-a-alike plushie.

Photos (c)2020 Shannon G. Wamsley