Closing In

The things around us are actually closing in. Crowded spaces. Tree still up. Christmas presents all around. It can be a bit overwhelming, right? There hasn’t been nearly enough time to integrate everything into the house, making room, squeezing in Read More …

Kind Strangers

It is the season of Thanksgiving and all around, may you find kind strangers wherever you go. Like the young man who helped me park my overly large car in a too small spot. Like the patient pickup driver who Read More …

Pretty Serious Recognition

After a number of fun, seasonal holiday weekends and events – we are ready some pretty serious recognition. This weekend, we celebrate by saying thank you and acknowledge our US Veterans. This is something we should do each and every Read More …

Silently Change

It used to be that I would go around and silently change the clocks in the springtime as we were moving to Daylight Savings Time. This was my sly, sneaky mom way of trying to convince the kids, mid day Read More …

Be Weird People

There is always time to be weird people, especially during the full moon. The full moon gives you an excuse, an out, a reason to be unlike your normal self. Go out, join the crowd, be strange, be unpredictable, be Read More …

Caffeinated Sisters

I have plenty of caffeinated sisters, besides my siblings…but they’re my favorite. We all do it. We have our favorite. It just is a part of our lives; caused by with early mornings, late nights stay up kids from homework Read More …

About Ghosts

Tonight, I participated in a local tour about ghosts with stories that literally make up some components of the history of our town, our region and, incidentally, our country. Are they all real situations? Well. The people were real. The Read More …

Two Philosophies on Time

In respect to accomplishments, I believe that there are two philosophies on time management. 1) Cramming as much as possible into every single moment of the day… I am not exactly sure that this is strictly a Type A personality Read More …