It’s not been all bad…

This has been one HECK of a year.  We have had one of the most significant elections in American history – that goes without saying.  And then there was the Pandemic.  The Corona Virus.  Covid-19.  Again, another monumental happening that has shaped 2020 into the year it has been.  Depending on what political side you …

When you’re unsure…

These days, things are hard.  The easy things are hard and the hard things are harder still.  It is difficult to be positive when so much around us is negative.  Yet, there are opportunities for things to get better.  You may have a desire and an idea, but – what if you are scared?  What if you are …

Recent Revelations and Ramblings…

As usual, I have been doing a lot of thinking.  My mind goes in all sorts of directions.  And also as usual, these things are all fairly random.  Rather than trying to group them into separate categories, I thought I would write about what goes back and forth in my head – in no particular …

When the holidays are over…

I know what you’re thinking – holidays over?  They have barely just begun!  I do love this time of year, the hustle and bustle, the happy smiles despite stressful times.  As much as I enjoy the holidays, when they end I do breathe a little sigh of relief.  Then time passes, and I miss the …

Ancient Chinese Secret…

By using that title, I truly am dating and aging myself.  For those of you who are young, that was a line from a famous commercial for a detergent in the 1970s.  But I digress.  Lately my coworker and I have had a fairly regular routine of ordering Chinese takeout – we have it delivered …

Time to be a little silly…

  These have been some of the hardest months to deal with in a very long time.  Sickness and civil unrest are not fun topics.  There have been too many sad and unfortunate stories being reported on in the news.  One day I was reading an article online, and it gave a listing of supposed …