Question of the week…

I have chronic insomnia.  I have had it all my life, in fact, it is a way of life for me.  I don’t know how people can say, “I’m tired, I’m going to bed.” and then they actually fall asleep!  Amazing. While I lay awake, questions pop into my mind.  Those questions usually drive meContinue reading “Question of the week…”

Automattic’s Worldwide WP 5k

Automattic’s Worldwide WP 5k. This sounds like something I want to accomplish.  I saw this yesterday morning and it sparked a desire in me to go for it! I have run in the past and although this old body no longer can run consistently, I have a runners heart.  I see people running along theContinue reading “Automattic’s Worldwide WP 5k”

What a difference a year makes

2011 started as a busy year.  Our oldest daughter was engaged to be married and we were in the last stages of planning an April wedding.  Things were checked off our list, venue, done; caterer, done; music, done; dresses, bought.  Just the usual tension and planning showers and we were ready to go. End of January, while atContinue reading “What a difference a year makes”

clanka, clanka, clanka…

Had dinner this evening, cleared the table, took dear anonymous dog for his evening walk.  Came back into house and loaded the dishwasher.  Put in soap packet, and pressed the buttons to start the dishwasher. Sit down to recheck email for the umpteenth time today.  Water spraying in dishwasher, clanka, clanka.  Get up, open dishwasher, moveContinue reading “clanka, clanka, clanka…”

Guardian of Our Home

Here is our dear anonymous dog.  We think his name means Guardian of the home, which is why we picked his name.  He is our constant companion and security.  That is,  until there is a thunderstorm in the area, then we are his protectors as he cowers behind our legs. I wasn’t going to showContinue reading “Guardian of Our Home”

A little background music

Last night we invited a neighborhood couple over for dinner.  It was impromptu and very casual.  I had made a pan of lasagna and I know my dear anonymous husband and I cannot eat a whole pan for dinner.  We will see that same lasagna for the next week.  Really it is worse than Thanksgiving leftovers whenContinue reading “A little background music”