Sometimes Ya Gotta Do What Ya Gotta Do…

Every once in awhile I have to make a dreaded trip. I dislike the drive. I dislike the area I’m going to. I dislike how it drains me emotionally. It gets harder and harder each time I go. Especially when it doesn’t seem like I will get to do anything relaxing while I’m there. Granted,Continue reading “Sometimes Ya Gotta Do What Ya Gotta Do…”

Day 2 Of The Hostage Situation

It’s been a long time since I was sick. Like, running a fever sick. I was bracing for the worst, I was sure I was going to get the creeping crud. Yes, I got the flu shot. Yes, I know there are many types of flu. No, the flu shot didn’t give me the flu.Continue reading “Day 2 Of The Hostage Situation”

Velcro Dog

We have a velcro dog. We’ve always had dogs, but this one is especially needy and clingy. I’m fairly certain he thinks he is a people. He is often mistaken for a Doberman but he is actually a Black and Tan Coonhound and Lab mix. And yep – he most definitely has the hound howl!Continue reading “Velcro Dog”

The Big Green Egg

A few months ago my in-laws downsized and moved into a MUCH smaller home. As a result of this, our home is bursting at the seams with furniture, family heirlooms, and machinery. I was more than willing to take whatever they sent my way because somewhere packed in the middle of all that stuff wasContinue reading “The Big Green Egg”

New Year, New You….

Every year when Christmas passes, everyone starts talking about the New Year and resolutions. Pfft on resolutions, they’ve never worked out for me. It’s like my daughter says, not New Year, New You, more like New Year, Same Me. You shouldn’t have to wait for the New Year to change, I’m not defined by aContinue reading “New Year, New You….”