Funeral Family

I have a very large family. Each of my parents had several siblings and most of those siblings had multiple kids. I would not even get close to the right answer if I tried to count how many cousins I have. When I was a kid, I saw some of the family on a relatively … More Funeral Family

Groundhog Day

This post is not about the movie Groundhog Day. This post is not about me reliving the same day over and over even though it feels that way sometimes. No. This post is about a groundhog. A dead groundhog. I wrote before about birds and how I found a dead one in my driveway. This … More Groundhog Day

My Bucket List

I don’t really have a bucket list, but I was looking for blog ideas and this was one so I thought I would think about it and see what I come up with. I will be as surprised as everyone else at what ends up on the list. I will first list two things I … More My Bucket List

Planning My Funeral

I went to a memorial service yesterday. At the beginning of the service, they invited family and friends to come forward to speak. I love this. It is so much more personal than a random pastor who may or may not know the person giving a standard, generic funeral service. I was telling my friend … More Planning My Funeral