Some of you may find this post, not to your liking. Please understand that this is not a one-on-one attack or anything so simple. I am trying to understand what causes this type of behavior? When I first watched the video clip I did not see kids or races or hats, I saw a very … Continue reading Where And How Did His Parents Grow Up?
I used to work for our local Housing Authority (yep a Government job – eek). I started in the winter of 2000 and left in the spring of 2011. Not that long but, trust me, long enough. When I started, I had no Grandparents raising Grandkids. When I left, I had dozens raising their Grandkids. … Continue reading WHY DOES IT SEEM SO EASY?
What (if anything) do you hang on to? I have a ton of memories, but (even after the fire) I have only a few physical mementos. One of the greatest treasures I have is a couple of letters that were sent between my mom and my Aunt Elaine. I know it’s hard for some of … Continue reading WHAT DO YOU HANG ON TO AND WHY?
It’s been an interesting year; I will give it that: Kid-a-geddon March and April. Tornado apocalypse July (still working on clean up/fix up from that) Death of a beloved older sister (unexpected). (October – just one week before her birthday) Grandson's nose bleeds from hell. (October into November) Grandson middle of the night seizures – … Continue reading I DID NOT CHECK THAT BOX!
Last week Friday 9/7/18 (grandson’s birthday so I would remember) was just my first day at trying to switch out my coffee for green tea. Here are the things that I have already noticed: I have been battling my first kid came home from school cold, and it’s been an ugly one. The worst part … Continue reading IS THE NEW THING WORKING?
I have been asked so many times over my 50+ years, how do I manage to stay happy and keep going? The last four years I have been struggling with the answer to this question. While driving my Grandson to another Therapy appointment, I came upon the answer: DON’T DWELL! I began thinking about … Continue reading I FIGURED OUT MY SECRET!
Well, those of you have been following me should know enough about my past to know there is damage. The fire of 2014 was the worst. July 29, 2018, comes in a pretty close second – F2 Tornado. The whole trip was wicked. We have a huge living room window that I judge when it … Continue reading “Darcy, We’re Not In Kansas – Yet” – or The Tornado Trip
You can look till you are blue in the face and you will not find it – you have to choose to make it! I can say this because this is what I do, I choose to be happy. There are tons of thing on any given day that will force you to be the … Continue reading Happiness is where you find it – NOT!
Sneaky sisters and exercise tactics.
I have taken a ton of classes over the years. Many of the classes were just to gain extra knowledge in a specific area. The funny thing about me is that I never received an actual degree for anything. To this day, I still feel that having that piece of paper hanging on a wall … Continue reading How To Know If You Are A LEARN-A-HOLIC?