It’s been a long time baby…

“The past may or may not be a foreign country. It may morph or lie still, but its capital is always Regret, and what flushes through it is the grand canal of unfledged desires that feed into an archipelago of tiny might-have-beens that never really happened but aren't unreal for not happening and might still … Continue reading It’s been a long time baby…

Toxic

“Toxic relationships are dangerous to your health; they will literally kill you. Stress shortens your lifespan. Even a broken heart can kill you. There is an undeniable mind-body connection. Your arguments and hateful talk can land you in the emergency room or in the morgue. You were not meant to live in a fever of … Continue reading Toxic

Are you home alone?

I don’t care what people say to make themselves feel better about being alone. It’s lonely. Not only did God make us to be in community, he also created us to love and be loved. That’s just the way it is. There's a difference between being alone and being lonely. As Audrey Hepburn said: “I … Continue reading Are you home alone?

Family Traditions…

It’s that time of year. A time for reflection and Thanksgiving. If you check out my YouTube channel or Instagram, you’ll notice that I’ve been busy baking sugar cookies. I used a maple leaf and acorn cookie cutter, and I just finished cleaning up the kitchen. The house smells so good right now. Mmmm… I … Continue reading Family Traditions…

My Downhill Slide…

Photo from ctgirlwiththeredscarf.com / bing images   So, I lost my address book (again). It’s really becoming a yearly jig of mine. I pride myself for being organized. It's true that it could still be in one of the boxes I haven’t gone through yet. But really? 3 years ago, I blamed it on me … Continue reading My Downhill Slide…

This is the Life…

This is the life, I tell you. I’m actually sitting on my porch as I type this. The breeze is perfect! Looking out into my back yard reminds me of why Spring is my favorite season. All of our spring flowers are in full bloom, I have beautiful colored trees to look at, and our … Continue reading This is the Life…

“Think for a minute, darling”

“Think for a minute, darling: in fairy tales it's always the children who have the fine adventures. The mothers have to stay at home and wait for the children to fly in the window.” ― Audrey Niffenegger, The Time Traveler's Wife I was thinking today that Mother’s Day is right around the corner. Maybe you're … Continue reading “Think for a minute, darling”