Friday, May 11, 2007
Ramblings of a tired traveler. . .
Big yawn. . . It has been a loooong week. My apologies for not saying adieu. I used every little ounce of energy and unnauseated moments to:
ensure a return to a spotless house! It was worth every bit of it! Now. . .for all of that unpacking and laundry that cluttered the pretty scene. Yawn. . .
The trip to OH went well (except for the fact I despise road trips). :-) Nausea was on an all time low just in time for gas prices to sky rocket (which can cause nausea to return). We had lots of fun with:


and goofy family members. (My two brothers pictured.)
Had time to hit one of OH/KY main attractions (thanks to a kind aunt).
We also ate out more times than I can imagine. (Thanks to many kind relatives for picking up the tab.) It was nice to not have to cook for a week!

We are now back home in this far, far away land, and I have never looked forward to my own dear bed as I am tonight. Have some great stories to tell, pictures to post. . . I spent the last week without Internet, so I am dying to see all of your blogs! My Confederate cell phone quit working in KY, and I have been without that for a week, too. (Suffering from a bit of technology withdrawal.) If you tried to call, I wasn't ignoring anyone - promise.

Big contented sigh. . . The trip is over (Did I mention I dislike road trips? :-). My bed is calling me. Kids need their own beds. We made lots of memories, and that's what counts.

Now I will take my non-sensical mind and let it sleep!

  posted at 10:03 PM  

At 11:17 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Miss you already! Nice house... I am jealous about the clean part! Sarah Cook

At 1:01 AM, Blogger Janette said...

Glad you had a good time on your trip and arrived back home safely!

At 9:44 AM, Blogger The Going Blog said...

Welome Home and Welcome back to the blog world :) There is nothing like going away to make your own bed or canoe feel great (we slept on a canoe when we first got married, they called it a matress but it slept a whole lot like a canoe). Have a great Mother's Day tomorrow!

At 10:06 AM, Blogger Brenda Pardoe said...

Welcome Back!!!!

At 2:06 PM, Blogger Aimee said...

YAY! Martha's back!

At 3:30 PM, Blogger dorcas said...

It was nice to see you again. Glad we ran into each other. I enjoyed the picture of your house. I really like the color of your walls.

At 4:11 PM, Blogger Les said...

I so wish we could have spent more than just a few hours together! The kids had so much fun seeing Seth and Ethan, and Joshua really enjoyed playing his sax for you and Troy. I wasn't able to post my pics yet. I haven't gotten to the store to get them on a disc. Figures you'd beat me! I love and miss you already. Maybe we can work out getting down there when my namesake is born.

At 5:41 PM, Blogger Tamra said...

So glad you are back. It just wasn't the same...

Enjoyed your post. Anxiously awaiting more tales and pics of your adventures!

At 8:27 PM, Blogger ~Heather~ said...

Glad you had a fun trip...sorry for the long road trip, and the non-working cell phone...and the BLOG WITHDRAWAL. =) Welcome home, get caught up on your rest...for you are BUILDING A CUTE LITTLE you deserve lots of rest. =) (Probably more than you get having 2 active cute boys!)


Love, Heather

At 11:53 PM, Blogger Angie Davis said...

Welcome back! We've all been suffering from the Martha-less flu this week. Bit of withdrawal, I think...

At 8:50 AM, Blogger Norma Gwen said...

Martha, can you tell me how to set up my blog so tha I can receive messages? I can't get it to do right. Glad you had a good trip.
Preston is still in hospital, it will be 2 weeks tomorrow and we are all exhausted. Tomorrow is a big day as they clamp off the external shunt and see if the internal shunt will work. We are praying it will.


At 9:58 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Welcome back! Missed your blogging.


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