Ha! It’s getting late in the afternoon… Did any of you think that I might have started on this endeavor of 12 Holiday Mental Moments and crashed at number 3? I hope you had more faith than that.. It wouldn’t be out of the realm of possibility, seeing as how I am prone to have… Read More Irish Spirits – The Third Holiday Mental Moment
Good Day Friends and Folks, I hope this finds you well and getting in the mood for the holidays. Especially if you haven’t quite caught on to the excitement and all that ..stuff Last year I wrote about the magic of Christmas and how my mother and grandmother, RIP, were able to transform Christmas time… Read More Rejoice! – The Second Holiday Mental Moment
Well Christmas is right around the corner. Maybe 2 corners. We are talking what, 12 days til Christmas Eve? Sorry, I am not really up on the rest of my December Holidays but I know they all fall within this next few weeks too. Pretty cool how everything happened at once and no matter what… Read More 8 Polish Dishes -First Holiday Mental Moment
Today’s Music: Crazy Alanis Morrisette. a note on today’s music; no notes today. Let’s go folks take 567 for Idiotic Foolishness All day Long… Quiet ..Cue the cheesy music… again annnnd WAIT!! It’s just Idiotic Foolishness now.. Yea Yea whatever you are just procrastinating Hey! I resemble that remark… And so goes the dialogue… Read More Idiotic Foolishness and Just Some Guy on the Internet
It is that time of year when people go to great lengths to be with family members for the holidays. I mean literally. Some travel thousands of miles every year, some not by choice, to celebrate. I say not by choice and mean mostly the kids who are shipped back and forth for the holidays.… Read More Sitting Here Watching Airplanes
Well My baby grandson is almost 10 months old can you believe it? I can’t remember I think the last time we checked in with you (he and I ) was when he was about 4 months ago? They grow so fast and he is already walking – he just doesn’t know it yet and… Read More Graham’s Cracker Crumbs – The Mute Button
Today, Miss Magpie is going to tell us about sea turtles and how they lay their eggs. I am especially happy she did this week’s feature as they are out of school for 2 weeks (1 down 1 to go… ) They get entirely too much time off these days … I may have… Read More Magpie’s Treasure; Sea Turtles
Good Morning Dear Readers. 🙂 I have been feeling a bit frazzled lately and now that I take a look at things I realize I haven;t been giving my full attention to you or my all out best effort although considering what I have been doing I thought I was doing a pretty good job.… Read More I Have a Valid Reason, I do!
The other day when I was perusing the blogs I follow, a little overwhelmed by the catching up I need to do I popped over to Edward Hotspur‘s blog and found a post about making a bucket list. Edward, may I call him Edward? is one of the bloggers that I really am in awe… Read More What is it about Buckets?
Magpie and I have a Mother Daughter Journal that has things in it for mothers and daughters to do together, which I guess is what you would expect from a mother daughter activity journal thingy right? In many ways it is fun but in some a little uncomfortable. I really didn’t want to tell her… Read More Meet Gracie and Bubbsy, They are Quite a Pair
As you may or may not know One of my offspring the 8 yo, is the eqivelent of a Magpie in that she likes sparkly things and will take any treasue she sees that delights her and tuck it away wherever she hides her treasures. When she was little this was on the level, day-to-day,… Read More Magpie’s Treasure
Let’s go back 30 years to ..1982. Had to count on my fingers for a moment. A strange number to decide to go back? Well not really because 30 is a round number, a milestone number in terms of age. which is not necessarily the discussion. I am not seriously going to… Read More Thirty Years Ago,
Look at this will you? Another Thursday has snuck upon us and time is just fwooooshhhh flitting by. Yeah That’s what that rush of air that went by your head earlier was. Time. The days and hours and seconds and months and the moments. Today’s Mental Moment…
I once went to a forum that is on a popular free dating site, looking for an answer to ..something. Probably related to what is the proper dating etiquette if you have a Serious Mental Illness…when are you obligated / expected to tell the person you meet and date.