Reading Nook

Not much to say tonight except that I wish I had a little corner like this to go hide in.  I’ve started confronting a very difficult situation today…one I have been dreading dealing with for some time now…and all I want to do is go hide. I will say, I am incredibly grateful for two…

With Relaxation Comes Sleep

It’s weird.  I used to have so many things to write about.  Right now I am struggling to write though.  Well…it’s not so much that I’m struggling to write.  It’s much more finding a topic to write about that doesn’t involve COVID-19.  Obviously this is a topic that is consuming everyone’s world.  For those of…

Dinner In Bed

First…Valentine’s Day may be over with but if you are putting all of your romantic energy into one day of the year, we need to talk… Second…who says we can only have breakfast in bed?  Why not dinner in bed too? As for what’s for dinner…you and your partner get to decide on that… 😉…

Weekend Retreat

While I am a big believer in the “staycation,” I also am a big believer in simple getaways. When I was married, my ex always wanted to take the big trips.  She wanted to go to the five star hotels and resorts. She wanted to be wined and dined.  She wanted the fancy spa. When…

Sick Days

When we aren’t feeling well, all we want is to be at home where we are most comfortable.  That is usually either our bedroom or the sofa.  For me…I usually flip a coin to see where I end up for the day. I had to call out sick today.  I started feeling ill about 24…

Ready For Guests

Sometimes you just have to do things for shock value. On my dad’s side of the family, my dad and uncles were always pulling practical jokes, especially round big events.  My one uncle was the most amazingly kind mind on the planet, but when it came time for a big event to happen at his…