Category Archives: Connected

Thoughts While Sitting In Front of a Fan

Summer has finally arrived.  The definition of summer has nothing to do with a place on a calendar or the position of the sun in the sky.  It has to do with the temperature.  Yesterday, the temperature hit 92 degrees.  … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Browsing, Connected, Family, Friends, Herbert Warren Wind, Life, Me, My Daughter, Ramblings, summertime, Thoughts, Uncategorized, Writing | 3 Comments

Hello, Dear Friend

There are people who stay with you all through your life.  They have given your life meaning and purpose.  They have been at your side and in your heart.  They are here and now,  they have been every so often, … Continue reading

Posted in Big 5-Oh, Connected, Connecticut, Experiences, Feelings, Friends, Life, Love, Me, Musings, My Friend, Past, Ramblings, Reflections, Relationships, Thoughts, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Mush and Slush

Up here in the Northeast, up in God’s Country, we have three seasons.  They are summer, winter and mud.  You may ask, “what about autumn?  You must have gorgeous colors on the trees in autumn.”   Yes, this is true – … Continue reading

Posted in Autumn, Choices, Connected, Europe, Football, France, Germany, Goals, Heavy Thoughts, Inspiration, Life, Me, Musings, Possibilities, Ramblings, Random Thoughts, Reflections, Scotland, Snow, Sports, Tax refund, Thoughts, Travel, Uncategorized, Wanderlust, Winter | 2 Comments

Snow On Snow On Snow

As I write, I am looking out the library window that overlooks the public golf course.  The sun is beginning to set. with silhouettes of trees against the orange light on the horizon.  The snow is taking on a bluish … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Children, Community, Connected, Dancing, Dusk, Experiences, Gifts, Inspiration, Life, Me, Musings, Ramblings, Random Thoughts, Reflections, Snow, Thoughts, Watching, Weather, Winter | 10 Comments

Seen and Unseen

* * * Only THREE more days until I am an Official Middle-Aged Head * * * In this season of giving, the gifts we give to the important people in our lives are either seen or unseen.  We send ourselves to … Continue reading

Posted in Birthday, Connected, expatriate, Friends, Golf, Inspiration, Life, Me, Musings, My Friend, Passion, Possibilities, Reflections, Scotland, Thoughts | 3 Comments

Lost In The Supermarket

There was a time I couldn’t understand why some women defined “shopping” as “recreation “.   Walking through stores, pondering the choices and possibilities, maybe actually buying something – it all lacks functionality. Men look at shopping as functional.  It’s a chore, … Continue reading

Posted in Browsing, Choices, Connected, Intimacy, Life, Me, Men, Money, Musings, Ramblings, Relationships, Shopping, Single, Thoughts, Traffic, Women | 6 Comments

Weren’t You The Guy Wearing Handcuffs At Graduation?

I was a bright autumn day when I made my way south towards Massachusetts, towards my high school reunion.  It had been almost 31 years since I had graduated high school.  Most people dread the idea of attending their high … Continue reading

Posted in Class Reunion, Connected, Dancing, Discovery, Facebook, High School, Life, Little Black Dress, Me, Ramblings, Reunion, Saturday, Thoughts, Uncategorized, Vacation, Women, Writing | 2 Comments