Life Lessons Happen in an Unlikely Place: the Kitchen

Someone recently asked me if I enjoy cooking, and I wasn’t sure how to answer the question. It’s complicated. I’ve never been particularly confident when it comes to my culinary skills. When our kids were young, I made a lot of Hamburger Helper and we made weekly outings to McDonald’s. It was just easier forContinue reading “Life Lessons Happen in an Unlikely Place: the Kitchen”

It’s Been a Hot Minute

The last time I wrote my grandson was seven months old. He just had his first birthday a little over a week ago. So much has happened over the last five months, but it makes no sense to give a rundown. There’s too much to tell. Over the next few weeks my goal is toContinue reading “It’s Been a Hot Minute”

Starting new adventures: both exciting and scary

Starting something new is always an adventure. An adventure that is mixed with both excitement and being scared. Excitement of the unknown. Scared of the unknown. But mostly excitement. I finally made some decisions about the direction of my writing. After four years of using Weebly and then another year of sampling WordPress, I decidedContinue reading “Starting new adventures: both exciting and scary”