No Wake Zone

One of my favorite things about growing up in the country was growing up near the lake.  We had family with a lake house, so along with all the things we would do around the farm for fun…trips to the lake were a regular occurrence too. As a child, I never really understood the purpose…

Just Tell Me It Will All Be Ok

On Saturday, you all got to listen to me vent about my feelings towards our current administration in the United States.  Needless to say it was an incredibly emotional weekend for me.  After spending most of Friday night crying, I went through a major roller coaster of emotions through the rest of the weekend.  The emotions…

I’ll Go To A The Place That Soothes My Soul

  I’m still crossing my fingers for some down time here in the near future.  If I get it, I am headed to the beach.  I truly do need the break.  That’s my respite…my sanctuary. One thing I have noticed about myself and my writing, for years, is that I’m really good at discussing facts…

We’ve Come So Far

It’s been a busy week here in real life. You would think that working in health care, with things starting to open back up after the first surge from COVID that things would be a little easier.  Ironically, that hasn’t been the case for me at work.  When we started our response to COVID, everything…

Drink A Beer

There are three important holidays honoring our military in the United States. Armed Forces Day is the day we honor those currently serving our country. Veterans Day is the day we honor all those who served and made it home to their families after their years of service. Memorial Day is the day we remember…

You Find Out Who Your Friends Are

I may have written about this topic before.  Not sure.  If I have and you have read it, feel free to skip on to another post.  If I haven’t written about this and/or you haven’t read about this topic before, this might be a good one to read with everything going on in the world…