October 29, 2018

Lesson from Ralphie

We’re angry because we can’t believe the things he just said, and they’re angry because they believe the thing he just said. At the end of […]
November 6, 2017

Launching a Dream

October 28th is cemented in my memory – twice! The first time was when Ralphie came home with us in 2000, and the second, yesterday – […]
December 31, 2013

Goodbye 2013… you’ve been good!

What a crazy, amazing year 2013 has been. In January, I decided to take my writing seriously and worked at it. I started “About Something Good”, […]
April 27, 2013

Right where I belong

Each fork in the road of life takes you in a direction.  You choose a path and then you keep moving forward.  How does one make […]
April 20, 2013

Ode to Shane

My world was small So dark, so gray Until you came In it to stay You made me smile You made me cry Such tears of […]
April 5, 2013

My Dog Skip

For those of you who wonder who Skipper is, and want to know more, a word of caution – this is going to be a book! […]
March 25, 2013


We are faced with a multitude of choices in our daily lives.  Some are easier than others.  Some only impact our lives and others may change […]
March 10, 2013

Goodbye winter, hello spring!!

This has been a very long winter and the grey barren landscape outside got to me this year.  Could it be because the kids have had […]