Time together

I had an interesting time with my son, 16, this week.  You see he’s of the go-go-go group.  Each day they have fishing afterschool, hanging out to do a chore together, or some other activity planned as often as I’ll let him go.  The last three weeks we’ve been home alone together as his sister […]

Happy Annivesary!

Les & Sweetie

Today we celebrate our eighth anniversary. Like most marriages, it is not the fairy tale day that we often wish for….Dh is in Afghanistan…I am in Alabama…not exactly the romantic dinner and date I had hoped for….I am sure not the one Les hoped for either…A blended family takes time to become cohesive.  After all […]

Summer Changes

At our home summer means that the children are going to be traveling to see their other parents.  Our paperwork states six weeks is to be spent in another state, and if we don’t agree to the dates, its the first six weeks of summer.  As little children six weeks was a very very long […]


So glad you found us!  We’re Les & Sweetie Berry, a blended family of almost eight years now!  Les is currently deployed in Afghanistan, but we know where the real war is….raising the teenagers!  Our oldest two are now in college and our oldest is married and on her own, our teenagers are 16 and […]