Glasses Don’t Lie

Lately I’ve been grappling with a few questions. Firstly, what do I truly believe about myself? Secondly, how many of those are actually true? Finally, have I allowed any untruths to negatively impact me? You know, just a couple of easy ones to answer – nothing too taxing.  This journey of self-discovery actually started a … More Glasses Don’t Lie

Human Speed Bumps

Of all the things I thought I’d be in my life, human speed bump never made the list. Turns out it should have. This past year I turned 50 and a group of friends (The Lushes) and I went up to my family’s time share on Lake Chelan in eastern Washington. There were actually two … More Human Speed Bumps

Valentine’s Day Treat

According to my Hallmark movies, it’s Valentine’s Day! Time to spoil your sweetie, or yourself. What better way to do it than with a homemade treat? If you have a s’mores loving honey, then these cookies may be just what St. Valentine ordered. And if you’re one of those nutters that’s counting down the days … More Valentine’s Day Treat

The Pail List

Recently I had to reschedule a hiking trip a friend and I were planning due to inclement weather. As much as I’m looking forward to finally conquering Enchanted Rock, the thought of doing it in the mud when the trail is super slick seems imprudent and I think my orthopedic surgeon would agree. In the … More The Pail List

Hot Off the Presses

It’s here! It’s finally here!! As hard as it is (particularly for me) to believe there is a real life book with my name on the cover available on Amazon, and myriad other internet sites, in both ebook and paperback formats. My amazingly talented professorial friend Angela Mitakidis and I have worked for several years … More Hot Off the Presses