When The Sun Goes Down

As much as I love the beach, I am not a fan of sweatin’ my lil fanny off during the hottest parts of the day.  I’ll wait until the beach starts to empty and the sun starts to set.  Then, I can relax and enjoy to cooling breeze coming off the water.  I can watch…

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…

As One Chapter Ends, Another Begins

I’m going to be honest here…I have felt like a broken record lately.  I guess I feel like all I have done is complain and/or talk about problems going on in my life lately.  I feel like I have become a bit of a Negative Nancy with everything going on both in the world and…

Are We Built For This?

Despite all of the doom and gloom going on in the world, I still need to read the news.  While before, I would often read the news to stay informed…I am now reading the news to look for lights…rays of hope…in the midst of all this chaos that is impacting all of us.  As I…

But The Doctor Isn’t Done With You Yet

So this little Halloween post is a day late…but when you get to work with great people, the day on the calendar makes no difference. One thing that is hard when you are going through transition is feeling…well…normal.  Between the questions, judgments, doctors’ appointments, blood draws, medication doses, etc…feeling normal can be one of the…

Integrity

This might seem like an odd shot to title Integrity, but in a way, it fits where I am tonight. So I had a situation land on my desk at work today.  We have a new hire who has been in my department right about a month.  I was doing my monthly review of time and…