Throwback Thursday – Everything’s Better With a Little Kiss

Still dealing with general anxiety with a dollop of depression on the side. Today a fun post brought to you by Timehop reminding me that ten years ago I looked like this My daughter had started taking dance classes the year before after a friend invited her to the studio on take a friend day … More Throwback Thursday – Everything’s Better With a Little Kiss

What is Success?

Recently, a friend mentioned something about identity and jobs and I commented that I feel like now that I don’t have a job I no longer have an identity, at least in the eyes of the world. We like to define people by their jobs. I wrote about this and about how I didn’t want … More What is Success?

When Stairs Attack

My wife went to the office yesterday afternoon. I took that opportunity to vacuum the house since I didn’t need to worry about the noise. I put in my ear buds and sang loudly while I was doing it. Everything was good until the end. I vacuumed the stairs with the cord plugged in at … More When Stairs Attack

Missing Snowmageddon

No time for writing today so it’s a picture post! Snowmageddon was 10 years ago. It is going to rain for the next four days and then, when the rain stops, it will get cold. No snow for me. I miss my snow days with the kids.

Empty Nest Day

Today is the day. For the first time since 1996 we will have no kids living at home. We are loading the car this morning and moving our daughter in to her dorm. I’m not sure I’m ready for that drive back in an empty car. I’m hoping I can hold off on the crying … More Empty Nest Day