The other night I was trying to watch “Prodigal Son” and because Dad constantly yawns loudly, coughs, gets the sneezies, or just talks through anything I want to watch, I turned on the soundbar so I could actually hear my show. He hates the soundbar because he says the sounds are all around and it’s… Read More Dad, Stop Pushing The Button!
Is there such a thing as A Perfect Mother? Perfect, by definition is “free from any flaw or defect in condition or quality; faultless.” Are any of us ‘free from any flaw” or “faultless”? I think not. Can a mother be free of flaws? Nope. We aren’t given an instruction manual when we have our… Read More A Perfect Mother?
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
Way back in 2010, when my daughter was still living at home, we stopped in at a McDonald’s. We were standing in line looking over the menu. My daughter turns to me and asks, “What’s in a Big Mac?” Of course I replied, “Two all beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, on a sesame… Read More Throwback Thursday
Many moons ago… This photo was probably the last photo taken with any of my cousins. It was 1987, the year my Papa passed away. He was my paternal grandfather. I was pregnant with my first child, second from the left. Yeah, that’s me. Young. Thin. The last time I would ever be thin in… Read More Throwback Thursday #TBT
I haven’t put up a tree in many years. Christmas had turned into a depressing time of the year for me. This year, I was determined to get into and stay in the Spirit of Christmas and not let past events and disappointments get the best of me. I have a lot of holiday decor… Read More So, That Was Christmas