Do YOU Have a Resume?

Do YOU have a resume? Not one just in your head, but a written down, saved to your computer resume? I do…now. It was on my to-do list for the weekend. Mow the backyard √ Attend church √ Write a resume √ I’m at the age when many of my friends are retiring, or getting close. … Read more

Dear Younger Me

Have you heard the song Dear Younger Me be Mercy Me? You can listen here. I do realize that Mercy Me did not come up with this concept. I have read letters to the “younger me” on various sites and blogs. It’s a good concept because if we knew then what we knew now, we … Read more

It Was Enough

Funny how some days just get emotional, like out of the blue, for no apparent reason. Sunday was like that for me, but something small happened that was enough to fill my heart. The day started in a good way, a connection with a loved one of my dear friend Jan, who left this world … Read more

It Was Enough

Funny how some days just get emotional, like out of the blue, for no apparent reason. Sunday was like that for me, but something small happened that was enough to fill my heart. The day started in a good way, a connection with a loved one of my dear friend Jan, who left this world … Read more

He’s Gone

May 24th has been a tough day for me and my family for 36 years now, with meaning and emotion. This is the anniversary of my younger brother’s death. You can read A Tale of Two Brothers for more of the story. May is an eventful month, never more than this year. Mother’s Day, of … Read more

New First Times

Life is full of many first times. The first time you stay away from home as a kid. The first time you go on a date or drive alone. The first time you have a child, and all the first times that entails. Now I am experiencing new first times. I experienced a new first … Read more

Being Home

Being home. What does that mean to you?Home is where your heart is. Home is where you build your nest. There’s no place like home. Home Sweet Home. Home is where your story begins.     So many visions pop into our minds when we hear that word, “Home”. Television shows and commercials spend a … Read more

Life Kept Moving

I ran across this post from a few years ago. This situation is but a distance memory. Life kept moving and the events surrounding this situation just sort of ran it’s course. That’s generally how things go in life. Life has a way of working out just how it’s supposed to. My life would have … Read more

Home

There’s no place like home, just ask Dorothy of The Wizard of Oz. Home is where your heart is. Home is where you build your nest. The best journey takes you home. Home is where you hang your hat (or heart). All of these “home” sayings are true, however, there is one that is my … Read more

For Now We Are Home

Moving can be such a stressful event. Who am I kidding? It IS a stressful event. There is no way to simplify the process, though we did things a little differently this time. We closed a month before the actual move-in date. The entire house needed painting, along with a few other things that needed to be … Read more