On a walk, early this morning, I was drawn to this "stone" sitting by the front door of a house that has been vacant since well before the pandemic. The inside appears to be in the process of being remodeled...the pool is empty and trashed and the yard is a mess. Somehow, this one stone, which seems like it has been in place for years, captured my attention and compelled me … [Read more...] about In the Presence of Angels
We are back from our extremely emotional trip to NY. Flying up for the funeral of our 43 year old niece, Lori, was definitely the hardest trip we ever made. Thanks to my big sister and brother-in-law for taking fantastic care of us in every way. We learned a lot about life on this trip. Lori was a big ball of love and in return, was loved by everyone. There was no way of … [Read more...] about How Do You Live Your Dash?
RIP Sam Simon, co-creator of the amazing "Simpsons." While the name Matt Groening is rather well know, it was along with James L. Brooks and Simon, that the Simpsons came alive. Though Simon left the show in 1993, he held onto an executive producer title that earned him tens of millions of dollars a year. Wanting to distance himself from television, Simon found his calling … [Read more...] about RIP Sam Simon, Writer, Director, Producer and HERO!
For months I was in that pensive,reading, learning, quiet mode and now....I am not! Must be the change in seasons. Not only did my cat fall into fall yesterday, but I took a mini fall as well. Thankfully, it was only a little trip and I, like Roxy, was fine! From here on in, I think we will call it AUTUMN! This has been one busy and interesting week. It is truly the … [Read more...] about A Sweet New Year
As we spend time remembering all that were lost in the tragedies of 9/11 and give thanks to all of those that worked so diligently in the rescue attempts, let us not forget our canine heroes who did not chose their career paths. They were certainly amongst the unknown heroes. Let us remember it all, but let our remembering lead us to a place of compassion. Hard to believe … [Read more...] about In Memory and in Honor……….