• Surrender…
    I can carry my own load, It is the essence of the me I am, I have learned to modify my surroundings, Temper my loves and hates, Sorted my have to’s and want ...
  • Traffic….
    This is an observation on time and asks: How does a mere minute of that precious commodity, time, affect the amount of traffic on the road as I make the 14 mile ...
  • Nashville…
    Daughts and I took a quick trip to the country music capital of America. It was spring break and both our schools were closed so we thought, “Why not?” ...
  • Passing Judgement…
    I belong to a small group in East Texas.  We are parents who dedicate a day a week to remember and pray for our children. We are a powerful band that lifts each ...
  • California…
    I joined Hubs in California for a few days at the end of his trip hoping we’d find time to play… The first day though he was still finishing up his ...
  • A Change of Heart…
    I am not a fan of this platitude, ‘Prayers are answered in God’s time, not ours.’ It is, for me, a very unsettling group of words. It brings to ...
  • Cat Startled…
    As an empty nester my house is always clean and picked up. Last week I returned home from subbing at school and was quite taken aback when I walked into my closet to ...
  • Water Dog…
    Charlie loves to run in the water along the verges of Rigsby and recently there’s been plenty for her to charge through kicking up a spray and snapping at the ...
  • Waiting in Line…
    Anyone who voluntarily waits outside the DMV in the cold and rain with her daughter must truly love her. That’s how I felt yesterday when Paris decided, no ...
  • Ten Things I Learned from my Young Son…
    One of my film-maker son’s cards last year, sent in November, had a thankful note to it. He wrote: “This month I’ve come to appreciate the things ...
  • The Wisdom of Dogs…
    There is a dog who lives at the veterinarian’s house along the paved side of Rigsby Lane. It is the home of the donkeys. There are horses and cows and recently ...
  • In Love or Cold?…
    Our calico cat, Callie, has been with us for going on five years now. She adopted us when she was about two.  She had been left behind when her owners moved out of ...
  • Snow at Last…
    I do so love the snow; I always have. Very occasionally we would have a white Christmas in London and when we did my holiday was made. I suppose living in the city ...
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Protected: Parents, Grandparents & Great Grandparents…
/ April 15, 2019
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Surrender…
/ March 29, 2019
I can carry my own load, It is the essence of the me I am, I have learned to modify my surroundings, Temper my loves and hates, Sorted my have to’s and want ...
Traffic….
/ March 25, 2019
This is an observation on time and asks: How does a mere minute of that precious commodity, time, affect the amount of traffic on the road as I make the 14 mile ...
Nashville…
/ March 21, 2019
Daughts and I took a quick trip to the country music capital of America. It was spring break and both our schools were closed so we thought, “Why not?” ...
Passing Judgement…
/ March 18, 2019
I belong to a small group in East Texas.  We are parents who dedicate a day a week to remember and pray for our children. We are a powerful band that lifts each ...
California…
/ March 12, 2019
I joined Hubs in California for a few days at the end of his trip hoping we’d find time to play… The first day though he was still finishing up his ...