Her last walk

I’m wearing the same shirt today that I was wearing on Saturday. Today it somehow feels different. Saturday it was covered in my tears and sweat, quite literally. I had to put one of my dogs to sleep. She was fourteen years old and was slowly dying in front of my eyes.  I’ve had her […]

And Then There Was Mail

I finally got my mailbox put up today. I’ve had to go to the post office for the last month to collect my mail because Zeus traumatized the mailman.  I knew the day was coming that I wouldn’t be able to pick up the mail. That day was yesterday. I went to get my mail […]

All Day In My Head….

Have you ever had one of those days that is full of realizations? I had one today. It was an emotional roller-coaster. Fall seems to be setting in like the algae in the swimming pools. Maybe it’s partly that. Partly that I was acutely aware of everything today. The first thing I realized today is […]

Dying for Weightloss

I decided that it was time to get back on my exercise kick. I go through phases where I walk (a lot) and I feel good and healthy and happy. And then I go through phases where I binge eat empty calories and watch my jeans get tight. It’s really a see saw for me. […]

Happy 4th of July

I had this long semi-heartbreaking blog written for today, but as I went to schedule it to post, I realized that everybody is off work today in the United States, or at least most of us are, and those of us who are not, are too busy thinking about getting off later to see the […]