Moms Are Special

Even after almost 12 years I still find myself missing her so much. There are many, many times that I … More

De-ornamenting the Trees

I think I just invented a new word. Maybe. But it sure says what I’m feeling right now! De-ornamenting. Better … More

Resolutions…or Not?

Traditionally almost all of us make at least one or two New Year’s resolutions. We say we’re going to lose … More

Missing Thanksgiving

No I don’t mean we’re not doing Thanksgiving this year. We are. Our daughter and son-in-law are hosting it at … More

Let Freedom Ring!

We’ve all heard the words. Most of us know them by heart. “My country ’tis of thee…sweet land of liberty… … More

In Memory of My Daddy

I published this last year, but it’s certainly worthwhile to publish again. Happy Father’s Day in heaven, Daddy! I love … More