You Want Me To Do What?

It has been a while since I wrote on here. I started this new painting journey and it took me away for a bit. I am back and I am still painting. That has been both fun and scary. I try to relax when I create, otherwise, it becomes drudgery instead of joy. I wantContinue reading “You Want Me To Do What?”

The Journey Begins Part I My Scottish Journey

I have always had a love for  Scotland. I think it began deep inside from my ancestors, I’m convinced of that, or I choose to believe that. My mother’s grandfather came from Paisley, Scotland when he was a young boy. I never knew him but the few times she mentioned him it was always inContinue reading “The Journey Begins Part I My Scottish Journey”

Friendship

Friendship is good. We all need to have friends and especially the ones that “get us”. Those kindred spirits. The ones where a spoken word sometimes isn’t necessary, they just know. There are so many levels of friendship.  Some refer to you as their best friend but you hardly know them and somehow they thinkContinue reading “Friendship”

Surprises

It can get pretty hot here in The Middle. This summer is mildly hot compared to other summers in The Middle. This summer is better for us since we  had central air installed. I have to go outside to warm up. I’m not complaining. This particular afternoon I realized I needed to water my tropicalContinue reading “Surprises”

Who Are you?

After posting Love is the Key on January 19th of this year, it still stands. I just love my dogs. Maybe they have replaced caring for my granddaughters full time. LOL I do call Teddy Roosevelt (the pup) Penny June (the girl) from time to time. I have even called Penny Teddy, oops. It mustContinue reading “Who Are you?”

Life is Beautiful

We moved to this lovely mid-west town, affectionately known as The Burg, two and a half years ago. Little did we know that we would fall in love with this town and it’s people. Sure, it has it’s frustrations like all relationships, but the people here and the countryside puts you right back into perspective. ShortlyContinue reading “Life is Beautiful”

Another Cup Please…….

I just poured myself another cup of coffee. Join me as I sip and ponder, music playing in the background, thoughts circling and swirling in the lyrics with a sense of assurance and breathing in and out the colors of hope. We have lived in what we call The Burg for just a hair overContinue reading “Another Cup Please…….”