Today would have been my mother’s 74th birthday. When she turned 70, we had a huge birthday party for her in the desert. My stepdad took 9 women to dinner with him and the waiter – always looking for a good tip – wanted to know just how he managed to get such a harem… Continue reading Fall Gone
Other than posts here, most people that know me would probably think nothing is missing. I really don’t believe that, particularly after my weekend trip south a couple weeks ago. I realized as I was rolling my suitcase out of the first hotel my daughter and I stayed in that I miss traveling. I spent… Continue reading What’s Missing?
Yesterday was a beautiful fall day in Upstate NY. It was mostly sunny and warm. I think we might have hit 70F at one point in the day. My sister, her husband and our niece came by and wanted to head to Newark Valley to a local corn maze. Stoughton Farms has been doing a… Continue reading Corn Maze
Disclaimer: I read this book through the publisher Penguin’s First to Read program. I used points from reviewing books to ensure I received an advance copy. Tom Foreman writes a beautiful tale of love and training. You may recognize his name from journalism pieces on CNN but I want to focus on the non-fiction book… Continue reading My Year of Running Dangerously – Book Review
Let’s start this recap off with saying I miss being in the south. I am going back to my desire to move and getting my crap together to head south of the Mason-Dixon. People are so polite. We’ll start the day with it was cold by North Carolina standards when the sun started rising on… Continue reading Bull City Race Fest Recap
When Charmaine and her husband adopted Toby, a Chesapeake Bay Retriever, they figured he might need some adjusting time, but they certainly didn’t think he’d be a holy terror, beset by severe anxiety and destructive behavior that would take a miracle to curb. Turns out, Toby routinely opened and emptied closets, turned on water taps,… Continue reading On Toby’s Terms – A Book Review
NEW RELEASE…. Cape Cod Promises is the second book from the Love on Rockwell Island Contemporary Romance Series by New York Times & USA bestselling authors Bella Andre & Melissa Foster. Fall in love on Rockwell Island…Sink your toes into the sandy beaches at the heart of Cape Cod Bay, where family comes first, good… Continue reading Cape Cod Promises – Book Review