Oh, Friday, I’m in love~

click here to listen to the song. I’m feeling those lyrics today with how this week has gone. It’s been a long crappy week….some more…..still. I don’t know anymore. I’m trying to shift my thinking and all to a place where the shit that keeps happening won’t bug me as much – where I can…

Loyalty Tested

No, this is not a motivational Monday bonus post. This quote and image summarizes where G and I have been pushed as of late. I speak very vaguely about the bonus kid in our house – and very sparsely. Most of the posts I have mentioned the kids get locked after a period of time….

Winter Wonderland?

I grew up in the ice, snow, and cold. I wish I were exaggerating, but the truth is we got snow in November (sometimes October), and it stayed until April or May. We just dealt with it. I walked to school under layers of coats, hats, scarves, and socks. You always drove on ice and…

Friday Feelz!

This summarizes the feeling this morning. Earlier this week we had a bit of snow (1-2 inches maybe) and it closed schools and delayed work. Now, they are forecasting snow for the weekend -snow in a place that usually gets rain, so has limited resources to take care of roads and all. (I think I…

Friday Feelz

This week has been a crazy one. Three full, I mean FULL days at a work conference. Yesterday, I spent the day getting the house pulled together for our walk through with the state today. Last night we spent 3hrs with foster training. And today I get to spend the day finishing things in the…

Captive’s Log РThe Release

(I thought I had published this two days ago…..but discovered this morning that I had not. Screw it – I’ll publish it in case there is someone curious how my time in captivity ended……even if it is two days late!) I rolled over and thought, “wow, this is good sleep”, then opened my eyes and…