Diary of a Crazy Future Old Lady


I used to be a pretty girl. Not saying I’m not now but smack in the middle of middle age,  as much as I hate to admit it,  girl no longer applies. Approaching another birthday very quickly I think I’m resigned to the facts : 1.  I may be a spinster ( such a weird… Read More Diary of a Crazy Future Old Lady

From the Sandlot to the Big Leagues – Life Lessons from Baseball


OK.  Not the big big leagues.  The little big leagues.  I’m gonna say the equivalent of “going to the show”. In little league terms. Baseball.  We are talking about baseball in case the none baseball fans aren’t quite with me yet. Now that we are all on the same page,  let’s get on with it… Read More From the Sandlot to the Big Leagues – Life Lessons from Baseball

Single Mom’s (ok Dad’s too) Summer Survival Guide – Pt 3; Sometimes you just have to wing it


Life is funny sometimes.  Ok a lot of the time.  I have to laugh because there is nothing much else to do when things don’t go as planned, crying is not an option really. If you read part 1 and part 2 of the Single mom’s (dad’s too) summer survival guide, you know it took… Read More Single Mom’s (ok Dad’s too) Summer Survival Guide – Pt 3; Sometimes you just have to wing it

Strange Bonds for Social Circles- (I’m not alright)


There seemed, in this place, the normal cliques of society working, only in standards no one normal could possibly recognize. Riley hadn’t quite figured out the hierarchy, having kept to herself as much as possible since arriving.  She studied groups intently however during meals and other chances to be social, to see if she could figure… Read More Strange Bonds for Social Circles- (I’m not alright)

How to Run Naked With Scissors..getting past who you are expected to be, to who you are meant to be


Running Naked with Scissors – it’s an attitude.  Know your abilities Test your limits  Be brave  Listen to your gut do what feels right take chances don’t quit Don’t apologize for who.you are Think Believe in yourself Let go of propriety Give it all you’ve got  Be accountable  Be kind  Help those in need Don’t… Read More How to Run Naked With Scissors..getting past who you are expected to be, to who you are meant to be

Love is Love..


How many different kinds of love are there? You think many from growing up when you were told at every turn, typically after questioning why you felt the same way about your Great Aunt Gertie as you did your favorite stuffed animal? Or why mommy and daddy kissed but you weren’t supposed to kiss your brother/sister/cousin/insert relative… Read More Love is Love..