Falling for Fall

Hmmm, I am in the mood for… Great Big Pumpkins with no seeds the only vegetable that belongs in the candy food group a whole lot of treats and a few tricks Scary… Continue reading

No Fault in John Green’s Stars

There are some books you know you should just stay away from, steer clear of, at all costs. You know the ones. Those Books that trigger the infinite tear response: Cry, Heave, Sob,… Continue reading

Do you really want to have a baby????

I’ll never forget the day my sister called and told me she was pregnant. I was standing in the kitchen, going from the refrigerator to the island, when the phone rang.  I answered… Continue reading

Grandparent’s Day!

Nobody can do for little children what grandparents do. Grandparents sort of sprinkle stardust over the lives of little children. ~Alex Haley I am certain there is nothing on Earth that makes my… Continue reading

Rings around the tub and Moody Weather!

I wish I could plan the weather like a nicely accessorized outfit. It would always be the same size and the exact color of my mood. When I looked out my window this… Continue reading

What lays hidden in a bible

In all of us there is a hunger, marrow deep, to know our heritage-to know who we are and where we came from. Without this enriching knowledge, there is a hollow yearning. No… Continue reading

Only a Memory

I was sucker punched last night, square in the stomach. I did not anticipate the blow. I had no time to prepare. I can still feel the pain searing thru my abdomen. The… Continue reading

A down pour of novels

Like any good reader, I go thru seasons. There are times when there are not enough written materials of substance in the world to satisfy my hunger, and then there are times when… Continue reading

So long Summer

Dear summer, I know you are not gone yet, but I feel you leaving, slipping through my fingertips. I had big plans for us. So many things I intended to do with you,… Continue reading

I might be a Bad Mother!

At work, all day long my thoughts are with my children. At 8:00 a.m. I wonder if Lauryn has quit crying after I dropped her off at school? Is she okay now? Did… Continue reading