Category Archives: Inspiration

Life and Stuff

This week is the first time I’ve had time off from work in six months. I needed a road trip – badly.  Getting out of town in the dead of winter on limited funds left me with few options.  So … Continue reading

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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

Call Me And We’ll Do…Whatever

I am happy to announce that last night was my final night of taking Christmas phone orders.  I haven’t spent much down time in my apartment over the past five weeks. My apartment resembles a Haitian refugee camp – piles … Continue reading

Posted in Apartment, Big 5-Oh, Birthday, Christmas, Days Off, Europe, Family, Gifts, Inspiration, Kiss, Life, Me, Musings, Possibilities, Shopping, Thoughts, Uncategorized, Winter Solstice | Leave a comment

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

Bits and Pieces (Once Again)

I want to begin by giving props to a dear friend of mine.  Judy Pancoast and I have known each other since the early 80’s.  We have worked in radio together.  Our children have grown up together.  She and I … Continue reading

Posted in Autumn, Europe, expatriate, Experiences, Friends, Inspiration, Jetta, Judy Pancoast, Life, Me, Music, November, Possibilities, Ramblings, Random Thoughts, Reflections, Road Trip, The House on Christmas Street, The Mazda, Thoughts, Travel, Uncategorized | 3 Comments

I Have Not Disappeared

This has been the Summer of The Curve. We’ve had a sunny and gloriously warm summer here on the coast, and the fashions have reflected that.  Plenty of sun dresses, halter tops and short shorts emerging from, what seems to … Continue reading

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