Dear Friends, First of all...I apologize for not getting a post up last Thursday. To those of you who have insomnia, you have my deepest sympathies! I used to have problems with this many moons ago, but it's mostly gone the way of vaudevillians and parachute pants until recently. For some silly reason, I've been … Continue reading A Rambling September Life Update
Dear Friends, Welcome back to the school year...and cold season! It has arrived early this year, at least in my house. School began a week ago today, and by this past Monday Logan already had a cold! I can't seem to come within 10 miles of cold germs and not catch it...so it's honestly a … Continue reading Sometimes You Just Need to Set Goals and Take Chances
Hi Friends! I cannot believe it--two weeks from today is the first day of the 2018-2019 school year. The boys will be home from their dads in 10 DAYS! Honestly...where on earth has this summer gone?! There were so many things that I wanted to do this summer, and the heat all through the month of … Continue reading The Boys are Coming Home, and a New Season of 2018 is Arriving
Hi Friends! I got to do something this week that I've always wanted to do--a cooking class! A few weeks ago I met some friends for after work drinks down the block at Codefi, and then we ventured down to Gabriel's afterwards for dinner. While we were there we discussed doing a cooking class, and … Continue reading I Did a Cooking Class! And a Long Overdue Garden Update
Hi Friends, This week has been a bit of a roller coaster of emotional ups and downs. Today, though, is a great day to take a break from the confusion and focus on the positive. That's because today is an anniversary of sorts. It was during this week four years ago that I made an abrupt … Continue reading On This Day in 2014, I Took a Leap of Faith
Hi Friends! First of all, I apologize for going AWOL for the last couple of weeks. I had the week off from work last week and celebrated mine, my grandmother's and my best friend's birthdays while I was off. I decided to take a vacation from everything, blogging included, to take full advantage of some … Continue reading My Week Long Staycation with My Best Friend, and Other Short Stories
Hi Friends! There are two kinds of spiders in my area that creep me out: the Black Widow and the Brown Recluse. The latter of the two much more than the former, because the Black Widow tends to know its place here in Southeast Missouri--inside hollowed-out logs in the woods! The Brown Recluse, on the … Continue reading Family Trip to the Lake, My Next Crazy Situation, and…Spider!