Monthly Archives: January 2014

Snow Days and Sick Days

It has been an unusual week. Last weekend I got a cold and it progressed quickly to a nasty state. I was able to attend an extended family member's memorial service Saturday, but that did me in. My cough got deep and I felt miserable. Sunday morning my husband talked me into staying home from…
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A Week Ago

A week ago this was my view. I had a beautiful long weekend in Playa del Carmen, Mexico at The Royal Resort. This was my first time to Mexico (other than a cruise stop at Cozumel for an afternoon) and also my first time at an all-inclusive resort. I must say, it was delightful to…
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How Far Is It?

Ever wonder how far away somewhere is from you? I remember getting out the atlas, marking my departure and destination points and then proceeding to add up all the little numbers between spots. Between big cities on the interstate you could use the red numbers but then when you got to side roads you'd use…
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When is Goodbye not Goodbye?

Goodbyes are funny things. Today I said goodbye to my college son as he headed back to school and it wasn't so bad. I told him I loved him, gave him a hug, and shut the door.I remember dropping him off the first time. Saying goodbye was hard, very hard. We both cried.It gets easier…
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