****** So Alpha Hubby’s birthday is tomorrow (or today, November 23rd if you’re reading on Thanksgiving which you shouldn’t be. You should be eating turkey in you’re in the USA). Pretty much the only thing he ever wants for his birthday is a (shhhh) rendezvous. Since Alpha Son is out of the house, we get..
Category: Gratitude - page 2
This is a holiday week – a week where people focus a little bit more on being Thankful. This is a birthday week – where a day that others celebrate as Thanksgiving, I will celebrate as Alpha Hubby’s birthday. Yes, his birthday falls on Thanksgiving day this year. Appropriate since it is also a day..
Many of you won’t know this song’s original version (written and sung by Sam Cooke) – or the many remakes – but you may recognize it from the Cameron Diaz, Jude Law, Kate Winslet, Jack Black movie, “The Holiday”. It was in the ending scene where they are all dancing around the room at their..
Music was something I grew up with. Mom used to tell me I came out of the womb harmonizing. It is just something I do without thought – sing. I love so many genres but especially love the 30’s and 40’s Swing Music & Jazz, Rhythm and Blues through to the 60’s, and our..
WEEPING WILLOW When I was young and innocence was fresh I played under an old weeping willow. I don’t know why it has such a sad name. I had so much joy hidden away in that fantasy land dreaming and imagining under that tree of my future and happiness and love. Then life came along..
Down at the bottom is the youtube video of The Judds singing “Mama He’s Crazy”. If you want to hear the song while reading this post, go down and click on the arrow to start the song. ♥ In a few days, Alpha Hubby and I will have been married 23.6 years – twenty-three and..
An Open Letter to my love, with help from a song’s lyrics. High Gag Factor. ** Ordinary no, I really don’t think so Not a love this true Common destiny, we were meant to be Me and you When I think how I challenged God by saying, “I will never get married again, ever!..
I am a notebook-aholic. There. I said it. I am sure many people can stand up and say, “Hello Nan. I am a notebook-aholic, too.” I’ve never met a notebook I didn’t like. I especially fell in love with the Clairefontaine and Eccolo lines. Silky smooth, soft paper, blank or lined. Fountain pen-ready (did I..