“Your love of cats explains your taste in music.” “Cats are stupid and so are people who like them.” “Cat people are ridiculous.” “Don’t you have any other interests besides cats?” “Why do you have cats?” “You must be a liberal if you’re a cat person.” ~~~ Seriously? What the hell does having cats have… Read More Seriously?
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
An amazing thing has happened! My son and his wife have had their first child! We are so blessed and so very happy to have this little guy in our lives. I cannot even wait until he’s bigger! Something occurred to me today, as we were sitting with this precious little fellow. Not only is… Read More The Fourth
These are my great-grandparents, the Yunkers. Originally, it was Junker but when they came to the US it was changed, as were many surnames. I don’t know too much about them, except that they left Germany and went to Russia before coming to the US. I grew up thinking so many of the foods I… Read More Throwback Thursday
It shouldn’t be hard to do. We are all human. We all want the same things in life; love, happiness, acceptance, excitement, success, and the list goes on. I always wondered how I would feel if one of my children came out as gay or transgender. I had no clue how things would change and… Read More Accepting Others For Who They Are