“I’ll get it in a minute.” My favorite go-to phrase when I forgot to do something. Usually, it is because I am very good at the “look, a chicken” thing. Those of you not familiar with that joke, it expresses how a person can be dead on target to do one thing, then gets pulled … Continue reading IN A MINUTE or two, or three.
I’ve had it with that word – perfect! I believe we should start a petition to get it removed from everything. If you stop and think about it, no one or nothing is, or ever will be, perfect. The Webster Dictionary definition is: Definition of perfect (Entry 1 of 3) 1a: being entirely without fault … Continue reading THERE’S NO SUCH THING AS PERFECT.
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!
I had a pretty severe meltdown the other morning. This used to happen to me a couple of times a year, and now it only happens about once a year. The key is what is happening that year. If you have been reading this blog for a while now, you realize that I have been … Continue reading MELT DOWN / SOLID UP.
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 love getting emails from other how-to-er’s (yes, I just created a new word, and a lot of you are not going to like it – get over it.) all over the world. One of the first places that I connected with is https://thewhoot.com/. They have brought me so many wonders over the last ten … Continue reading THEY DID IT AGAIN – YEAH!
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
Years ago (ok DECADES ago), there was a book that came out about what color type you were based on your skin tones. I have a strong Irish/German heritage, so I have very pale skin. My eyes are also very light blue, and I have dark brown hair with red highlights (more grey now – … Continue reading WHAT SEASON IS YOUR HEART?
No, I am not talking about aliens. I am talking about reading lovers. Books, ebooks, blogs, comic books and whatever else we can get our hands on – IT MUST BE READ. There is one book that stands out in my mind, even to this day – Chatter The Red Squirrel. I know it … Continue reading WE ARE NOT ALONE, and I am proud of it!