The Lloyd family consist of David, Donna, Caleb and Madilyn. We are just like any other family and are trying to make the most of our lives. The post found within this section are about our everyday life from my point of view and maybe an occasional musing from David.


Monday, March 7th, 2016

benttreeWe have all heard the phrase “looks can be deceiving.”  I have never really thought about how often we are deceived by what we see, especially when it comes to online photographs. (more…)

Why we don´t do Santa….

Saturday, December 19th, 2015

23219456443_6770e05fca_z I know that this is not a popular stance but in my house we do not encourage the belief in Santa. David and I decided many years ago that we would not encourage our children to believe in Santa.  (more…)


Monday, November 30th, 2015

ThankfulIt’s been a while. It has actually been a long while since I last put my thoughts out there for everyone to read. (more…)

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Monday, September 7th, 2015

Lloyd_L016(chalkboard)Cooler weather made for a nice week. It was great to not be hot and uncomfortable all week long.  (more…)


Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

fall01It’s September, almost Fall.  Fall is my favorite season. I like everything about fall, the weather, the clothing styles, the food. Fall just has a way of warming my heart and making me feel like all is right in the world.  (more…)

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Monday, August 31st, 2015

Lloyd_L016(chalkboard)This week has been not so good. It has been a hard week because both David and I  are having terrible sinus issues accompanied by pounding headaches.  (more…)

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Monday, August 24th, 2015

Lloyd_L016(chalkboard)We had a busy week at the Lloyd house. We had a family packed weekend with several family members popping in for visits. (more…)

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Tuesday, August 18th, 2015


Its a little late, but we have been busy. We have had a great week that ended with a long weekend in Gatlinburg with extended family. It was great to be with so many of our family members. We missed those that could not be with us.  (more…)

1st Day of….

Tuesday, August 11th, 2015
1st day of 2nd Grade

1st day of 2nd Grade

Summer went by too fast for my taste. First day of 2nd grade has come and gone.

We are actually in our second week of school.  So far Madilyn LOVES school. (more…)

I have a 19 year old….

Thursday, June 25th, 2015

Caleb_Sleeping_BassinetYes, you read that right… my son is now 19 years old. Our baby boy is no longer a baby . He has not been a baby for a long time.  However, when I look at him I still see my baby. (more…)