~Grateful~Thankful~Blessed~

I’m exceptionally happy these days! I don’t know, it’s like life has finally just become what I needed it to be. Or maybe I’ve become what I needed to be. Regardless it’s been a nice change compared to the miserable,cranky, crabby, self-absorbed, negative, stuck in a slump way of being.  Things that just cluttered my [...]

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Child like faith 

I am so blessed! We had Connor, our grandson, this entire weekend and he was perfect! I cannot say enough good things about what a sweet special little boy he is. That says a lot about momma and daddy because they are the ones who have molded him to be the great little guy he [...]

When the days turn into weeks…months…years

Its walking around the grocery store for an hour and a half trying to decide what to have for dinner. Its carefully considering every possibility in a situation until I feel like I have made the right choice. It’s more than just indecision; it causes a SMALL decision to make me fear of choosing the [...]

The great pretender 

Well it may appear that I’ve fallen off the face of the earth. I haven’t posted anything for a long time. I guess in a way I HAVE fallen off the radar. Been a crazy year that’s for sure. Very enlightening!  Sometimes you learn that you have walked the same path as others and had [...]

Hunting season eve

Well, it's the evening before gun hunting here in Wisconsin.  Hunting is such an important part of my family's life. The men in my immediate family prefer bow hunting over gun hunting by far, but there is something intriguing about this time of year.   Every year, religiously, I make "Papas chili". Years ago when [...]

Happy birthday Mom! 🎈

Happy birthday Mom! 🎉To the woman who always puts everyone's needs ahead of her own. Some call that enabling. I say there are far worse things. I will justify my enabling to the very end, whether it is right or wrong. The apple doesn't fall far. There's nothing I won't do for my family and [...]

Interview with my 90 year old Gram ❤️

I've had the privilege of spending the last few months with my 90-year-old gram. Her husband, my grandpa passed away suddenly leaving her whole world turned upside down. Many, many changes are happening in her life right now and it made me sit and think about her 90 years of life and how things are [...]