Last night I was talking to a group of people about the last year and a half and the toll it’s taken on all of us. They inventoried the familiar …The Grief We Postponed for a Year
AP Photo/Butch Dill 500,000 people in a year, gone. 5 full University of Alabama Stadiums. 192 9-11 attacks. 8.6 Vietnam Wars. 500,000 lives in 12 …Grieving Half a Million American Lives
From our house to yours, we wish you and yours a merry Christmas and here’s to a much better 2021! Happy holidays from my crew to you!!!
I Can Sleep Later. I reblogged the linked post from a favorite blog. Instead of a two legged child, like the author of the linked post, my beloved furry child, Sophie, whom I love dearly most mornings, has four. She woke me up before dark this morning. On a Sunday. Hours before I had any … Continue reading I Can Sleep Later
Yesterday, November 6th, 2013, was my 47th birthday. First off, to make it to forty-seven took some doing, so there's gratitude right there! I spent the afternoon with family and great friends. Enjoying great food and many laughs. It was the best birthday I've had in , a long time, for a variety of reasons. … Continue reading It’s the Little Things…
No matter how down I may get about life’s unpleasantness at times, Sophie, my six year old adopted Pomeranian, is always there to calm me, kiss me, lick me, make me laugh with her shenanigans and remind me that she and I are a team.