Weekly Photo Challenge: Today Was a Good Day

This week's photo challenge is to share photos from your ideal day or some of your favorite things. My photos are some snapshots from my summer. My ideal day is usually spent close to a large body of water. These photos were all taken in California from Lake Tahoe, La Jolla and Huntington Beach. The … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Today Was a Good Day

Just because. . .

I am writing a post about nothing in particular, just because. . . Just because I never do, and it's my turn. And just because, I want to tell you that my heart is in it, but my spirit is weak. In my research about "hacking," I discovered that, in fact, I have been hacked. … Continue reading Just because. . .

First Crush – Friday Fictioneers – 04/05/13

It's time for Friday Fictioneers. Thank you to Rochelle Wisoff-Fields for leading this group. Two very important trees in my life had to be chopped down. My story isn't about this, as I decided to go in a different direction. While I did spend many a summer afternoon up in a tree, this is purely … Continue reading First Crush – Friday Fictioneers – 04/05/13

Weekly Photo Challenge: Merge

While this photo may not fulfill this week's photo challenge, I see a Merge here. Or, at the very least, a reason for me to post a photo. Here's to the last lingering days of summer.

For My Sister

While helping my dad move over the weekend, I came across a poem my oldest sister had written years ago. Her poem was so powerful and it caught me off guard. It inspired me to write a poem of my own. Also many years ago, my little sister and I stayed with our big sister … Continue reading For My Sister

Excuse me, I seem to have lost my mind

This post is meant neither to inspire, inform, or entertain. It's the dog days of summer and my mind has gone missing. Really, I mean my younger son S. is obsessed with string, tying it into knots. Several times over today he's asked me to tie string around a Lego piece that is attached to … Continue reading Excuse me, I seem to have lost my mind