Who Let The Dogs Out?

I would say I was ready for a pool party, but it looks like Dozer and has buddies have taken over the place! I hope everyone is having a wonderful weekend.  Please stay safe. 🙂 ♥ See it on Flickr. Credits 10,000 & Co [@ Summerfest ’20] Beachball Speaker C1-on Beachball Speaker C2s-on Ariskea [Plumeria]…

A Few Rays Of Sunlight Can Sustain Us For Days

  I feel like all I do these days is complain.  As I look at the world around me though, I am emotionally exhausted right now.  As if we haven’t had enough turmoil and chaos in the world over the past three to five months, another bomb was dropped on minorities last night.  And, for me,…

Saturday Morning

One of my best friends in RL is also my surrogate big brother.  He served with my brother and his wife, also one of my best friends, often reminds me how we filled a void for each other when my brother died.  He was one of those people I was horrified to tell I was…

The Laundry Can Wait

When I was married, my ex lived by this very rigid schedule and set of expectations. The house had to be cleaned by 9pm on Fridays… Laundry had to be finished and folded by 11am Saturday morning… The trip to the grocery store had to be done by 2pm Saturday… It was bizarre.  I could…

Hiding Places

This post goes out to all of my introverted friends who share their homes with families, friends, roommates, housemates, etc. and who are trying to survive being housebound with everyone else. I hope all of you have one little corner of your home where you can hang a “Do Not Disturb” sign, indulge in your…

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…