Friday Feelz

I know many people are posting this poem to honor Mary Oliver’s passing. This is one that has always spoken to me. It reminds me of my dad honestly. After he had his heart attack, he went on this journey of examining his life that lead him to believe all he had done needed to…

Inhale …….Exhale…..

To say the last 5 days have been like running a marathon at the pace of a sprinter would not be far from the truth. Between our oldest kid going back to college and the kid coming back to the house, I feel like there is not enough time in the day to do it…

Happy New Year!

I saw this last night and thought it was a great toast to start the new year off right! What can I say? I have always loved the Addams family – and the relationship between Morticia and Gomez? HOT! Anyway, Happy New Year! May the first day start off amazingly……and if not, remember – there…

Loud and Clear

"You aren’t your usual self – are you ok?" The short random instant message I got from someone on my team this morning. It took my by surprise because, well, I always like to think I keep my worlds separate. I keep work at work and home at home – and they don’t bleed into…

5 Cars and Still Stranded

Ok, so maybe that title is misleading since 2 of the 5 cars are project cars for my husband. Both technically run – one has a transmission issue while the other was sitting too long resulting in the breaks being locked up. Three cars actually run on a more than dependable basis. Except this morning….

Friday Feelz

RelievedA lot has happened during the last 7 days with most of it happening in the span of about 4 days. For those who say my post from last week (which is now private), some things went down around the foster kid. Just days later, things went down even further in a big, scary way….