Stand Up, Sit-In or March – A Tribute to MLK, Jr.

On this day, we celebrate MLK, Jr., his dreams and ideals. Under normal circumstances and in the past, I’d listen to his famous speeches, talk to the little monkey about history, thank the universe we were making progress. This year…is different. The circumstances are not normal, no matter how some people try to make it… Continue reading Stand Up, Sit-In or March – A Tribute to MLK, Jr.

If We Were Having Coffee – 01.02.16 #WeekendCoffeeShare #2LittleMonkeys

If we were having coffee, I’d tell you I started to write this post back on the 17th of December. As very pregnant women happen to do, I got too tired and didn’t finish it that night.  As it happened, that night was the last I’d be a very pregnant woman during this pregnancy or… Continue reading If We Were Having Coffee – 01.02.16 #WeekendCoffeeShare #2LittleMonkeys

Mindful and Meditative Mondays # 17 – Time to Reflect

I know for most people today is not the beginning of the new year…but for the Jewish people, my people, it is… and gives us a bonus second chance to take a look at what’s been going on, what needs to be changed and to make plans for a better future. As I’ve said many… Continue reading Mindful and Meditative Mondays # 17 – Time to Reflect

Independence Day- End

Something about the holiday seems to inspire me to write haiku… I think it must be the onslaught of sensory information. So here’s  another little poem for you-hope you had a great 4th if you’re in a place that celebrates… And just a good Saturday if you’re not!

Xmas Countdown – 240 Days

I know people who gleefully countdown until the next holiday season, stocking up on new decorations right after the last holiday, and starting to buy gifts in July. I am not one of those people. Okay, I will admit I’ll take advantage of a sale here and there, but I really prefer not to live… Continue reading Xmas Countdown – 240 Days