In case you weren’t aware (perhaps you live under that rock that so many legislators seem to also live under these days), teachers often work late, either staying after hours for extra-curricular offerings for their students, to re-mediate students who need it, or to catch up on the […]
I heard this song for the first time on the way to work about a week or so ago…I Shazam’d it – and it hasn’t left me since. The artist is Hozier – a 24-year old Irishman who has a boatload of talent. His voice has a certain […]
Is it apple or clove climbing out of unfurled creamy pink petals?
The grip tells me all I need to know about self assurance and grit.
Today is September 11 – a day that used to be like most other days, but is now the anniversary of a game-changing dark day. It’s been 13 years, and while I remember it like it was yesterday, I don’t feel the need to write about it this […]
On the evenings the little monkey is with her Dad, and I don’t have to work late, the Man and I usually take a nice walk around the neighborhood. Well, that is after the wretched heat subsides – if it’s still well above 80°F, we’ll wait until it […]
Peaceful Sunday mornings remind me that one of the things I most like to hear is…absolutely nothing at all. The quiet is incredibly restorative, especially when I hear nothing but chatter all day long during the week. If all you hear is noise during the week (and even […]
Hidden behind glossed green lies intense, fragrant blooms awaiting notice. These wonderful flowers greet me every day as there are loads of them in our courtyard. I have a sensitive smeller, and they are too much for me to have inside, but boy do I love the wafting […]
Connecting in air, two palms joyously cheer to celebrate sans words.
Apparently I’m on a salad kick – or maybe I just like things that taste good… This past weekend we went up to my Mama’s for a little family Labor Day swim and though food is often at the forefront of our minds, we hadn’t actually talked about […]