• Gratitude
  • Sharing the Love

    It’s a good day when you find out a Starbucks gift card is coming your way. Karin Berry has had a little contest going and I had an email from her this morning letting me know I won! Thank you, Karin! Maybe it was finding Karin’s email in my inbox this morning, but I found […]

  • Adoption
  • My Writing Life – My Reading Life

    I have always been an avid reader. Some of my most comforting and strongest memories of being a child involve books: curling up on a Saturday morning with a Rupert Bear book from the school library; poring over Scholastic book order forms to choose the best books and the delicious anticipation of waiting for them to arrive; […]

  • Life in General
  • Some Days

    Some days you’re the windshield; some days you’re the bug. Today I felt like a bug. I haven’t been sleeping well again, and tossing and turning fretting about this and that takes a toll after a while. I wish I was one of those people who could compartmentalize effectively so that events that take place during […]

  • Life in General
  • The Bin

    Well, I did it. I ventured into that most scary of rooms in our house – the attic. Really, it’s not so much the room that is scary as what lies within. The Bin. The Bin holds my out-of-season clothes; with the weather turning nicer I couldn’t put off my journey into The Bin any longer. […]

  • Family
  • Company’s Coming…with Gifts!

    When I was a child I was always excited when my Aunt Edie came to visit us. Not only did I adore my Aunt Edie and love having her around, she always came bearing gifts which only added to my excitement. I’m excited to announce that over the next few months we will have some visitors […]