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An asshole is just one small part of someone…

By |March 21st, 2017|

Day 469 - When you think someone is an asshole, try to remember an asshole is just one, teeny tiny part of them. I am really REALLY learning this. Have you ever had someone turn on you for no apparent reason? [...]

How many weekends do you have left?

By |March 17th, 2017|

Day 466 - At 50+yrs. old you start counting stuff. True friends. Countdown to retirement. Actuarial years left? Let's just "guestimate" 30 years...with a 55yr. - 85yr. lifespan left. Just for heck of it! Count it up? Months? (360) Weeks? (1,560) [...]

Saying Goodbye

By |March 13th, 2017|

Day 461 - Saying goodbye to my family is very hard. I got a bunch of lovely kisses and heartfelt hugs. I'm grateful we will all be together for a wedding within a couple of weeks so I'm not feeling [...]

A blog friend sent me this Donut stamp!

By |March 9th, 2017|

Day 447 - omg...OMG!!! Today I received this gift in the mail. Out of the blue. I'd gotten an inkling something surprising was coming when "Lee" asked my mailing address. The kindness of strangers...who aren't so strange. At all! Lee [...]

I’m a fraud!

By |March 5th, 2017|

  Day 454 - Here I am aping about how special it is to have our kids back home for a weekend together in celebration of my husband's birthday. Teary-eyed in fact! Just the thought of us being together causes me [...]

#AshWednesday

By |March 3rd, 2017|

Day 451 - Yesterday was Ash Wednesday. And I missed it. As a card carrying Catholic...I fear I may now lose my Catholic card. #bummer As a fallen follower, I still plan to repent. For the next 40 days...Catholics will hear [...]

Spock knows. #StarTrek

By |February 26th, 2017|

Day 446 - Do #Vulcans do it better? I have no eff'ing idea! But Leonard Nemoy's iconic character had that resting bitch face down. That is for sure. That middle ground. That peaceful center where you are not swayed to [...]

The wrong side of goodbye…

By |February 24th, 2017|

Day 444 - The Wrong Side of Goodbye. That is the book she was reading.  Aunt Roz was someone who worked tirelessly with young kids as they entered maturity. Not always a walk in the park. Profound sadness is something that [...]

Writers block. A first. #wow

By |February 16th, 2017|

Day 436 - I'm traveling for business. Have all my Elite Fit Forever supplements and my chocolate flavored whey protein. I'm continuing to forge forward. I am vowing to drink massive amounts of water. I've got access to a terrific [...]

Snap out of it! #sooverit

By |February 9th, 2017|

Day 432 - It is exhausting. It is exasperating. It is ironic. Listening to people be intolerant while preaching tolerance. Ignorant of history while claiming some twisted intellectualized moral high ground. Confounding. Politics is a nasty business. And I need to stay away [...]

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