Author: june

Get Them What They Don’t Expect

When I was growing up, my brothers and sisters and I would have a contest as to who could buy our parents the most out there present. We always tried to find things that they would really like, because it would be a waste of money otherwise or we would buy something just for the shock factor that our siblings would use. I went to look at show plates online for my dad’s car because our mom died this year. I wanted to take something over to him that was going to mean something and give him meaning for the holiday. It was really hard for him when mom died because they were so close and they did everything together. People were talking about the different ways that we could do something as a family for my dad because we have not had all of us together for the holidays …