Category: Gratitude - page 2

I Will Stand By You

We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect. — Anaïs Nin ****************** The first song on the playlist on the right, near the bottom is “I Will Stand By You”.  The lyrics to this song exemplify what Alpha Hubby has done for me.  This is what Alpha Hubby has meant to..

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A Love Not Ordinary

I got to thinking about the power of True Love.  It really isn’t magic but when you see it, it looks and feels like magic.  My parents were a perfect example of True Love. Ordinary, no – really don’t think so Not a love this true Common destiny – we were meant to be Me..

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Barbie, Ken and GI Joe: Truth Comes Out

Oh so very long ago, like most women, I was drawn to the classic… bad boy.  It started when I was in high school and found out the really cute leather-jacket-wearing dude liked me.  Nothing ever happened with that but still.  I remember thinking how cool it was that THE James Dean-bad boy in school..

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An Honest to Goodness Love Story

To see the latest blog post, go up to the top of the page and click on the big LBDDiaries. In honor of Valentines Day 2015, this month I am either writing new or posting old love stories about Alpha Hubby’s and my relationship. Read at your own risk. No gagging allowed. As usual, if..

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Whatever Lola Wants…

There is a song from the Fifties, “Whatever Lola Wants, Lola Gets”.   Well, I guess I should change it to say “Whatever Nan Wants, Nan Gets.” This wasn’t always true.  As a matter of fact, I can say with a straight face that I never got anything (of importance) that I wanted (or needed)..

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My Birthday Present

As usual, if the music bugs, go to right bar and pause it! I’m telling you, I have NO idea what happened to last year.  Wonderful things happened but the year zip-p-p-p-ped by!  So, I plan to have an even better this year starting with… Whoo hooo!  My birthday is this week.  No, I am..

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A Comedy of Errors Vacation

Some of you have said that you haven’t received notification of new posts.  That is probably because I accidentally moved my Feedburner widget away from the sidebar.  I found out if you do that, strange and ugly things happen. So we just got back from our Thanksgiving vacation on the Texas coast, Port Aransas.  May..

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