I remember one time as a teenager...joy riding as a 16 yo with my best girlfriend (Lori) and two-18 yr old boys (Jimmy & whats his name???), in a truck, in the woods, looking for trouble. Out where we shouldn't have been, our parents wouldn't have approved, and likely had we gotten caught would've had… Continue reading Ever Been Stuck?
BECAUSE I don't have time to properly write about the goings on in my life lately I seriously can't make it up Truth is stranger than fiction It would be comical if it was happening to someone else (but it's not) it really is worth documenting if for no other reason I can look back… Continue reading You CANNOT Make This Shi…Ahem, Stuff Up!
One day last week, I walked out my front door which I rarely do. Not even sure what prompted it, but glad it happened. I walked out the door onto the front porch and as I grabbed the doorknob to pull it shut, I felt something. Looking closer, it was what I call a "doorknocker".… Continue reading Ordering $5 Starbucks, Day After My Gas was Disconnected
I have no idea how long ago it was that I found this image of a tree and started a draft blog post about it. But that's the thing...when you have a life experience, see an image, witness an exchange between strangers, or receive an unexpected blessing, it IS noteworthy. Whether you ever put it… Continue reading The Tree That Never Gave Up
When I was young girl (elementary and middle school age), I wished to be invisible. Like...farealzzz...fantasized about it. I remember daydreaming about how cool it would be to be invisible in a group of people to hear what they were saying, see their facial reactions, and watch them go about their plans not knowing I… Continue reading Invisible
Hard to believe...but a few short years ago my mantle was FULL overflowing with Christmas cards from friends and family. So many glittery pictures of sparkling eyes, dressed up in various versions of Christmas colors, with smiles-a-plenty, complete with well wishes for a merry season and joyful new year! This has been true for as far… Continue reading The Year No Christmas Cards Came
Have you ever had one of "those" days? The Terrible, Horrible, No-Good, Very Bad, Most Amazing Day Ever You know...the days when you literally open your eyes at daybreak and feel incompetent, irritable, grouchy, little, insignificant, beaten-down, not worthy or good enough? Days that mark the EVE of your 3rd born and 1st daughter turning 16,… Continue reading The Terrible, Horrible, No-Good, Very Bad, Most Amazing Day Ever