Wildest Imagination..

All four of our kids have always had seemingly limitless imaginations. Watching them play, build, draw, write and create has been one of my life’s greatest pleasures. Whether it was a farm growing weeds and plastic tomatoes or a hospital for barbie and friends, their minds were constantly churning out ideas, envisioning life scenarios and…

Rolling the Dice

I want to feel more sorry and less angry about this story in today’s paper: An Orlando husband and wife left for a two week cruise on March 8th..yes, March 8th and now they are in a real Corona jam with a growing number of sick passengers onboard. I’m just curious, were they watching TV…

We are Americans-and this is what we do.

Years ago when a local boy was brought home after being killed in Iraq, the residents in our little town lined the streets holding flags, standing at solemn attention as his grieving family escorted him to his final resting place. You see we are Americans, and this is what we do. When someone’s family member…

It’s 3:52am..

Anyone else up? I’m sure I’m not alone..mind full of thoughts. Before I woke up I had a dream that I was at the grocery store with my 88 year old mom who was looking for some special cream. We kept racing up and down crowded aisles bumping into people with masks on. My mom…

Strained relationships in the shadow of Corona.

I was reassured to read today that my husband and I aren’t the only ones having disagreements over the appropriate response to Corona. Everything from how much peanut butter to buy to whether or not to cancel vacation is now up for vigorous debate. In many relationships there is one person who is more conservative…