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Happy Birthday…#wow #19

By |March 19th, 2017|

Day 468 - Brunch and dinner was a cheaters dream. Oh my. Our daughter hit 19 yrs. old and she is our BABY! The fact that my husband and I have been in love and together for over 35 years, while [...]

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) [...]

The formula for forgiveness is…

By |March 16th, 2017|

Day 465 - Fuck it. That is the key ingredient to #forgiveness. Yes. That is it. No more. No less. It's the FFF of forgiveness... Fuck it. Forgive it. Forget it. Oh honey! Gurrrrrrl! That is what I am up [...]

I am the image of my sister…

By |March 16th, 2017|

Day 464 - Here I am, more than several years ago, with my sister, Mary Eleanor, of blessed memory. We lost her a year and a half ago, and I still struggle every day. Last weekend, when I walked into [...]

I am not a dog.

By |March 14th, 2017|

Day 463 - This is a picture of our dog "Bean." He is 6 lbs. He is a dog. I reward him with food. I am NOT a dog. But I am struggling...rewarding myself with food. And I'm really just realizing. How [...]

When you are losing weight…

By |March 12th, 2017|

Day 460 - If you know someone who is on a weight loss journey? DO NOT monitor what they eat. And DO NOT manage them. I've had someone do that to me and I was NOT happy. Although I know they care [...]

Multitasking? Bit@h puleeze!!!!

By |March 11th, 2017|

Day 459 - Instead of driving to an appointment today, I went for a long walk. It was MUCH needed and gave me an opportunity to sort some thoughts out and make some calls. I ended up on my phone almost [...]

My Baggage Claim

By |March 10th, 2017|

Day 458 - Sometimes it is surreal when I wait for baggage at my hometown airport. I always get a little melancholy. After living away for longer than I did growing up here...my memories of this baggage carousel in particular [...]

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 [...]

On my own…

By |March 8th, 2017|

Day 456 - Somehow I ended up alone tonight and it was fantastic! I got my nails done and took myself out to dinner. Well...I ended up doing takeout but I still was OUT! ALONE! Unsupervised!! Sitting there getting a [...]

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