Dec 25, 2019
I am focusing on making new traditions... or at least getting back to old ones this year. The last month and a half have been emotionally draining, mainly dealing with cleaning out my mom's house. Now that it's over, mentally I feel like I'm recovering at a decent pace.
I've been able to start enjoying things I used to...
Dec 18, 2019
I have been AWOL 3 of the last 5 weeks. Putting the finishing touches on getting mom's house cleaned out was a bigger challenge than I thought it would be... and more emotional as well.
I'm exhausted... I'm drained.
I can take solace in the fact that Christmas is around the corner and I can visit homes where some of...
Dec 4, 2019
I realize I have been away from a few weeks... I'll talk about that in next week's episode.
I spent the week before Thanksgiving 2019 finishing up cleaning out my mom's home for it's new tenants. It was an emotional experience to say the least.
You can complete your holiday shopping on Amazon...
Nov 13, 2019
A few weeks ago, the Washington Nationals celebrated their first World Series Championship by having a parade. While the entire city was happy and festive and celebrating with the team, I was not.
In order to get to the World Series, the Nationals had to beat my home town team, the St. Louis Cardinals... and they beat...
Nov 6, 2019
As the calendar tuns to November, I am reminded that this is National Children's Grief Awareness Month. As such I wanted to call attention to an organization that is helping children deal with grief. This is extremely important to me as I lost my father when I was 10.
Rays of Hope Children’s Grief Centre is one of the...