Happy Valentine's Day!! Hope it's a lovely day giving yourself extra love and care, as well as appreciating and loving those around you. "The giving of love is an education in itself." — Eleanor Roosevelt Tried getting a better view of the bee, but the sun was so bright that I couldn't see what image I… Continue reading Flower of the Day: February 14, 2020
Pre-spring buds “Autumn arrives in early morning, but spring at the close of a winter day.”― Elizabeth Bowen Trees are wearing nothing but branches. But spring is coming soon; little green sprouts are appearing and brown bulls are showing up at the end of branches. Those will soon become green, giving us shade. This is a… Continue reading Flower of the Day: February 10, 2020
I don't know who's more anxious: me or Ellis. It's a super early appointment that lasts hours seeing different specialists. And why I'm still not sleeping is just nuts. Brings back awful memories for our family. Condition has stabilized so much but it triggers a bunch of stuff and my nightmares get worse days before… Continue reading Heart clinic appointment…a long day ahead
Brushing teeth is the dreaded chore my kids want to avoid at all costs. Every time I ask, "did you brush your teeth?" my tone and decibel go up each time I repeat (or yell) this despised question. It seems a simple task but to them it means war. Below is a snippet of our… Continue reading Kids say funny things: Part 6, The agony of brushing teeth
"If winter comes, can spring be far behind?" Percy Shelley Got a bad knee that makes bending hard, so now I find elbow- height blooms. Amazing how you adapt to circumstances.