Category Archives: Friends

Writing Retreat Reflection

I’m tempted to weave a tale of the entire weekend, but I keep deleting my words.  You see, for me, there is one moment that stands out above the others and I want to give it the worth it is … Continue reading

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Harry Potter Birthday Party

I’m not going to lie, I usually shy away from kid birthday parties.  They are loud, they often have blue frosting, and kids just run wild.  But you see, when I’m invited to a Harry Potter Birthday Party, I find … Continue reading

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Adventuring

Don’t you just love an adventure? You know, when you get up early, pop into the car and let the day roll around you as you slip into different scenes of fun. You see it doesn’t matter where you go … Continue reading

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The Forty Feast

Arrows Restaurant is a true treat, the kind of treat that burns into your foodie soul and lives forever.   But, you know, what truly makes a meal wonderful is who’s sitting around the table.  Especially friends who share… Not … Continue reading

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The Forty Pre-Feast

As my friends join me at forty there have been many parties, trips, and celebrations.  I must say, I’m kind of thinking this is how it should be- girlfriend’s marking the shift in decades with a gusto that faintly resembles … Continue reading

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Help…

Hungry? I’ll make you breakfast.  Really, I will.  And it’ll be the worst breakfast ever.  Yes, that was one bad egg. Do you know what breaking your left hand means in certain circles? It means that you need to learn … Continue reading

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Recovery

Hello all, its the one-handed-typing-wonder here.  Yes, I survived surgery.  I’ll spare you the ugly details, but mention the good.  A single pin is holding my shattered bones together and a comfy cast is forcing no movement as pain meds … Continue reading

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Helping Hands

Ever had one of those days? You know what I mean.  Your plan was to get a hot stone massage at Nine Stones, but you cancel because you’ve got a sick kid.  You yank sick kid to doctors, get prescription, … Continue reading

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Gasp… It’s a Calendar

For those of you who know me well, you might just be surprised to find me with a brand spanking new calendar.  I know, radical idea in the world of computer programs that download your info into multiple devices and … Continue reading

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What’s Your Gift?

Isn’t this a glorious container of peppermint divinity fudge? It’s the whole package, the red bow, the homemade candy cane, the shiny tin!  Red and white, simple and stark.  This reminds me of a story that I heard just yesterday…. … Continue reading

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