The holidays are not what they used to be…at least for me. I used to enjoy the holidays when my kids were small. The joy and wonder, the anticipation was worth all the hassle of decorating, shopping, wrapping gifts and hiding them, etc. It was fun to help the kids make gifts and goodies for… Read More Makin’ A List
I despise this time of year for several reasons. The main reason, and most personal, is the lack of grandkids filling my home. I had so hoped for a full house of littles in my 50’s but I guess that’s just not meant to be. I have 4 grandkids now and the most I can… Read More Scrambled Eggs For Brains
I’ve been depressed lately. I’ve only spoken to 2 other people about the issues bringing me down and I won’t discuss the details here but there are a few things I do want to say. No one really understands what a person with chronic pain is going through. They will never understand until they’re the… Read More Chronic Pain and Depression
Today was an interesting but very irritating day. Dad and I decided to go to Walmart this morning to prepare for the incoming cold weather later in the week. I want to be stocked up on water, bread, milk…you know, the usual…for the cold winter months. Today it was pretty busy but it could have… Read More Upside Down Birds, Blah, Blah, Blah, Sewer!
In Remembrance of those who lost their lives on September 11 and to those brave, selfless humans who fought with their very own lives to save others. You will never be forgotten.
Last Wednesday and Thursday my son was over to do some repair on a couple of floors in our house. I say repair, but it was more like demolition and replace. It was a horrid mess. Old houses. What are you going to do? When my son pulled back the carpet in the spare bedroom… Read More Rot & Bones & An Uh Oh Moment