Retired legal eagle, nature love, wife, mother of boys and cats, chef, and trying to learn to play the guitar. I play with paint and words. Living my "middle years" like a teenager and loving every second of it!
- Top Story - August 2023
20 Minutes In My Head
Apparently, there's a new thing. It's a challenge, not an official one, more of a fun little social one. There's no cash on the line. Good thing because this is something I'd either lose in spectacular fashion or win, leaving everyone else miles behind in my dust.
Where’s Your Mom?
Most kids go through an awkward stage at some point in their childhood. My childhood was just plain awkward from day 1. From the time I was old enough to recognize my own thoughts, there was something off, something unspoken. A great big elephant in the room that everyone just pretended wasn’t there.
Adoption and Redemption
There's a difference between a father and a daddy. I've had both, so I know. A father describes a biological, and sometimes a legal relationship. It doesn't say much else. But a daddy! A daddy is the guy who's there. He's the kisser of boo-boos, the teacher of lessons, the provider, and the protector.