Archive for December, 2019

A house of Joyful noise.

It is quiet in my house today. I am listening to Joni Mitchell. She is singing about both sides. I am feeling that vibe today. My house is still decorated for the holidays, but it is too quiet. On Saturday my family was here. Three generations. It is so odd to be in the oldest [...]

TOO much stuff.

Well, Christmas is quickly approaching. Less than a week. I see the Amazon, FedEx and UPS trucks on the street everyday. More stuff. There are 50,000 storage units in the United States. Ten percent of the population have one. We don’t have a storage unit, however, I have too much stuff. It is safe to [...]

Happy Birthday, Mama

Today, my mama turns 89th birthday. I hope she is celebrating in Heaven.  I miss my mama. It is hard to believe that she left the planet more than 4 years ago. I have been a mixed bag of emotions these last few days. I was two weeks shy of my 55th birthday when my [...]

In the now.

I love Sunday mornings. I am cleaning my house. My favorite Sand & Fog candle, Frazier Fir, is burning and my house smells like a forest. My Jewel Christmas cd is playing and I am happy. My joints and bones are loose and pain-free. I will never, ever, take a pain-free step for granted again. [...]

Good health.

Wow, it’s been a few weeks since I last posted a blog. The last few weeks have been rough for me. I have been consumed with pain and feeling like crap. While I had hope that one day the medication would kick in and work for me, my patience was thin. With the help of [...]