Category Archives: My Thoughts

Quietly making the world better

Like a symphony, my last post was written with passion and momentum ending in an expressive crescendo reverencing motherhood. Yet what I really hoped was for it to trigger memories of moments with your mom, or as a mom. There … Continue reading

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Mom’s shake the earth

For all the vomiting. For all the body rearranging, for pain both physical, emotional, and mental… undescribed. For clothes that smell like sour milk. For giving up high heals to sit on the floor or quaffed nails from washing your … Continue reading

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Deliciousness right under our noses

You found the salmon rub on Pinterest. The potatoes are baked to the exact crispness with just a drizzle of Olive Oil and sea salt. The salad is tossed and the table is set. You are tired, but you’ve taken … Continue reading

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Every Nook and Cranny

I just returned home from a trip. I flew a big circle visiting four of my five kids; one in Southern California, one near the Sierra Nevada Mountains with his family, and two in Utah. All which have been cherished … Continue reading

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Is it my Celtic blood?

“I do believe in magic. I do, I do, I do…” repeats the Cowardly Lion in the original Wizard of Oz motion picture. And I do as well. Perhaps the Celtic blood that flows in my veins which includes tales … Continue reading

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I think I dropped joy someplace

Someplace deep inside me there is a warm flowing reservoir of memories linked to children’s picture book stories where I can’t exactly pin point a specific place or a time, but only a “feeling.” It is sweet. As I grew, … Continue reading

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The Big Jerk

I listen way too often to my inner critic! That constant inner voice whispering in our minds over and over and over again that we are not good enough, smart enough, cute enough, strong enough, healthy enough, young enough, rich enough, … Continue reading

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