Back Away from the Blogger Dashboard

I’ve been tweaking again. It’s like eating potato chips (which I have stopped doing as I try to lower my cholesterol and lose weight), but I can’t stop at just one change. If I make one tiny change, I see other things that “need” to be adjusted and I can happily while away an hour changing the […]

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  • Sweet Summer Memories

    Big thanks to Kim,  Dawn, Angie, Kat, and Janna who dropped by while I was on vacation last week! I knew that I was leaving The Velvet Room in good hands with these talented women holding down the fort! Why is it that it takes so much work to get ready to go on vacation and so much time to get caught up with […]

    Truth Heals

    Nothing good can come from secrecy and deception. I was adopted over fifty years ago and the closed adoption deception that was common in those days affects me still. Those untouched by adoption may wonder how an experience that happened so long ago, when I was an infant, still affects me today. Sometimes I have wondered that myself. […]