When I Grow Up


Funny how when you’re a kid, you just can’t wait to grow up, get taller, get to the next grade, the next year, need the bigger version, the next size. The birthday candle smoke still lingering and someone says “Just think, next year you’ll be…” When you finally grow up, you can’t find enough time […]

Letting Off Some Steam


The calendars are full enough. The budget is empty enough. The big recharges are too limited by logistics, and if I only wait on those, I get grumpy.  I’ve learned to find little recharges. Power up.  A good book in the hammock. Turning up a great song and singing my guts out, or dancing like […]