Month: September 2013


Today found my oldest daughter and me at home together for the third day in a row, as she continues to be under the weather with a virus.  The overcast sky mirrored my emotions, as today was not one that had… Read More ›


Twelve years ago today, our country was forever changed by unspeakable acts of terrorism, and like the rest of my fellow Americans, I find myself feeling rather somber on this day of remembrance and reflection.  The events of that day… Read More ›

Credit Check

One thing that I find particularly funny is when someone unintentionally uses their own words to insult themselves.  Thanks to my special friend for supplying me with this latest humorous moment, courtesy of someone he knows who goes out of… Read More ›

Down Time

The caption on the above picture is similar to the sage words of wisdom that my friend and mentor, Trude, has shared with me time and time again, and as with most things, sometimes, it takes me a little while… Read More ›