I've been sick to my stomach all morning. Terrorist idiots have left their evil mark on this world again. This time in London. As soon as I saw the headline on CNN's website this morning, I was briefly transported back to where I sat in my old house on September 11, 2001, watching in unchecked… Continue reading I will hold on…
One of my fondest memories as a child were of summertime. Each summer, my siblings and I would spend one week with my cousins at their house in Ohio. It was always so much fun. I remember counting the days until we were all together again. We would go to Kings Island (an amusement park… Continue reading Family Exchange
Today was the big wave of my family get-together. We had a smaller crowd than usual and for the most part, it was a wonderful, pleasant and fun-filled day. Tracy, my husband, started out by making his wonderful to die for pancakes. He had three "seatings" of pancakes: early birds (my in-laws and children), mid… Continue reading Still here!
Don't you just love family gatherings? Catching up with relatives not seen in too long. Eating. Playing card games and dominos. Eating again. Chasing kids around your in-laws' house...threatening death and doom if anything gets broken. Eating some more. Cleaning up the mess once it is broken. Discovering in that unpleasant, awkward moment exactly why… Continue reading July 4th and Family Gatherings
I'm going thru the change. Not THAT one. The one where I am switching from Paxil CR to St. John's Wort. I used to call Paxil my happy pills. Now I'm thinking that that is a misnomer.I wouldn't describe what I'm feeling as "happiness." It's more pure, raw, unfiltered life. Colors are more vivid. Emotions… Continue reading Not-So-Happy Pills