Monthly Archives: May 2014

Sunday Quiet

It's quiet this morning. The weather took a dip and all is cool and crisp outside (55 degrees) and my walk this morning was almost chilly. I sit here, before heading to church, reflecting on life. There is so much change happening and about to happen in my family, yet I feel so peaceful this…
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Scent of a Woman

Can you find my dog?Recently my nose was almost assaulted by the smell of honeysuckle while on a morning walk and I instantly thought of my mother and a specific memory came to mind. I was in the sixth grade and Avon had come out with a perfume compact. The perfume was sort of a…
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Planned Obsolescence

I don't remember the first time I heard the term "planned obsolescence", but I believe it was in reference to either cars or computers. I was shocked (or at least relatively surprised) to consider the concept that people would plan for something to wear out (cars) or be outdated in two years (computers) instead of…
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Just Like Jack – I’m Back!

My class is finished and now I'm back! It was a good three months taking my college class, but I didn't realize just how much time it would take (in addition to working full-time, kids, husband, family, life, etc.). I learned a lot, read five books (three of which I probably would not have chosen…
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