Month: April 2013

After You, Please

I may not have found dresses for Oaks Day and Derby Day yet, but I still managed to find ways to do just one thing today for myself and others.  One of the many things that make me so proud… Read More ›


Thank God it’s Sunday!!!  When the new year began, I rediscovered the joys of Sunday being a day of rest, which means I do my best to have as little to do and as few obligations as possible to end… Read More ›

Life Goes On

Shortly after waking up this morning, this phrase popped into my head, “Today is all I have, so, I am going to give it all I’ve got.”  I don’t know where it came from, but the timing of this message… Read More ›

An Outlaw’s Grief

When I was married, my sisters-in-law, who had also married into the family, and I jokingly referred to ourselves as “outlaws”, instead of in-laws, and my mother-in-law would borrow the title from the 1954 musical, ‘Seven Brides for Seven Brothers”, to describe… Read More ›

Beautiful Dreamer

There was a time not so long ago when I stopped dreaming.  I don’t remember the precise moment when it happened, but it happened.  Somehow, I first got lost in life’s daily grind and then in the depression and anxiety that… Read More ›