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My 2021 New Year Theme in a Word

My 2021 New Year Theme in a Word

Is it really that time of year again? Life seems like one big smear on my calendar since March. Yet, the New Year is upon us, whether it feels like it or not. So, true to my tradition of selecting a theme word for the year, here’s the one I’m trusting to guide me through […]

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I’m fragile right now. Are you?

I’m fragile right now. Are you?

I couldn’t get the words out. “It’s okay,” Alicia said. “Take your time.” I was trying to check the box, just one box on my way-too-short Christmas to-do list. I wanted to accomplish one thing that could still make this Christmas feel more like a normal Christmas. I’d won the auction item at our recent […]

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Memories that Matter – My Thanksgiving Turkey Disaster

Memories that Matter – My Thanksgiving Turkey Disaster

Life is still nuts, isn’t it? I bet your Thanksgiving, like mine, has tangled with that gnarly overused word, “unprecedented,” that rides shotgun with our relentless foe, COVID. That devastating duo continues to invade our thoughtfully-crafted plans and our time-honored traditions, often putting us in a tail-spin. Yet, the day is here: Thanksgiving. How will […]

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