Category Archives: Reflections

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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Too-rah loo-rah loo-rah

A week ago Thursday, St. Patrick’s Day, I observed an odd but interesting sight.  As I trudged to my car, not fully awake and tempted to crawl back into bed,  I saw a Christmas tree standing next to the trash … Continue reading

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New Toy

One of the best things in life is filing and receiving your tax return early.  The filing – not so much.  It’s always a huge hastle that, if you file your own taxes, leaves you wondering if you missed something.  … Continue reading

Posted in CD's, Choices, Life, Living, Me, Money, Movies, Passport, Possibilities, Ramblings, Reflections, Tax refund, Travel, Uncategorized | 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

Cupid, Pull Back Your Bow

I will not be celebrating Valentine’s Day this year.  I refuse to be sucked into the vortex of sappy cards, overpriced chocolates, and outrageously priced floral arrangements.  Not gonna do it! I liked Valentine’s Day when I was in elementary … Continue reading

Posted in Browsing, Children, Holidays, Life, Love, Me, Musings, Ramblings, Reflections, Thoughts, Valentine's Day | 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