Short and Sweet

Just a quick post to say that yes I am behind on reading other blogs, I am behind on a lot of things but all for good reason. My grandson from California has been visiting for the past two weeks and we have been busy for the entire time, enjoying him to the max. More … More Short and Sweet

A Day to Remember

Memorial Day was yesterday.  It is a day of remembering those who have died while in military service to our country, the United States of America.  Many people use this time which is for most people a 3 day weekend, for camping, traveling, or family get together.  While growing up, my family didn’t really celebrate … More A Day to Remember

Overwhelmed

This past week I have been struggling with lots of health related issues.  I have also been requested to do a temp job for 6 weeks, and trying to keep up on things around here.  I feel like I’m failing on every level.  I have been feeling overwhelmed.  I wonder how I get to this … More Overwhelmed

Too Many Words?

My husband is a very wise man and saw the dangers and foolishness of social media a long time ago. He has resisted becoming enmeshed in it and I see the value of that. A simpler life. A more content soul. A more productive way of living. … More Too Many Words?

Dried Up

My words have dried up. It is not a great place to be. Where in the past, they flowed out of me endlessly, and I had no trouble imagining always having something to write about, now I struggle. I come up with ideas, ponder them, and then throw them back. I try writing and may … More Dried Up

People Full

This morning I find myself, as I often do, fed up with people.  I am an introvert and too much interaction with people drains me.  Social media especially drains me and I have to be careful to limit myself on there.  I conducted a 2 week fast from facebook about a month ago.  I had … More People Full

Christmas

Christmas comes only 1 time a year.  It is celebrated for 2 days.  A year consists of 365 days. Something that takes a small percentage 2/365, or .073 if I calculated right. (Be kind, Math is not my friend.) Less than 1 % of the year. For something that takes such a small amount of … More Christmas