four-leaf clovers, surprise, a little contest, and a black kitty

Since my early 30's, I've believed that I could find four-leaf clovers. This realization came to me in a flash while sitting on the lawn by the UNH swimming pool. As I was talking to my (then) husband, I reached behind me (without looking) and said, "I'm going to pick a four-leaf clover for you."… Continue reading four-leaf clovers, surprise, a little contest, and a black kitty

Letting my heart lead the way, changing my mind

We  spent a wonderful Easter with Tom and Lindsay (my oldest son and his girlfriend) and her family. Tom moved back to the northeast a year ago, and this is the first time, in many years that we've lived within driving distance of each other.  On Sunday, it struck me that if Jack and I… Continue reading Letting my heart lead the way, changing my mind