Looking Back At Me

I looked in the mirror and what did I see? A forty-eight year old looking back at me. How is that possible, how can it be? Wasn’t it yesterday I was thirty-three? With fifty just a stone’s throw away I begin to wonder how to keep it all at bay Then realize some aren’t blessed to see that day Another …

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All I Want For Christmas . . .

For the last few years, the kid and I have been extremely lazy about the holidays, especially when it came to Christmas. The whole thought of decorating seemed like way too much effort, and shopping for Christmas presents? Heck we figured it was easier to go shopping together and buy what we actually wanted. How sad is that? This year, …

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Get Back Up

If you feel like giving up right now. If you think life is tough . . . Tears rolled down my cheeks as I watched this video. It is such an inspiration to remind us that WE have the power to choose within ourselves “to get back up”. Thank you Nick Vujicic for the lives you have touched . . …

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Bring On The Rain!

Love seeing the rain breathe life into the world around me! He’s thinking about landing! Oh yeah! Fresh bloom just waiting for him! Hmmmm… No bloom yet? Even busy bees take a break now and then! (smiles) Yeah, go ahead and bring on the rain!

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The Original French Press

Most folks know that I have a serious addiction errrr… love for coffee, especially good coffee. A discussion over at the V7N led me on a search for a Chambord (The Original French Press) by Bodum. It was supposed to be as simple as heading over to a nearby Target, pick up the coffee maker, then come home and enjoy …

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