A welcoming heart, true perfection

For the last few days, I have been getting ready for my sons, Matt and Tom, and Tom's girlfriend Lindsay, who will be arriving at the end of the week. It has been a number of years since we have all been together on Christmas. I am really excited, and want everything to be perfect.… Continue reading A welcoming heart, true perfection

Do I really want Camelot?

I'm not really ever interested in discussing the weather....it feels like "filler" talk to me. To my parents, the weather is a major topic of conversation....and worry.  When our phone rings and I hear Jack say, "Yes, that was a hot day yesterday!"...or something similar...I know that either my mother or father is on the… Continue reading Do I really want Camelot?

Embracing imperfection, letting go of fear

If you have read any of my previous blogs you may have discovered that I am not a good speller...even with "spell check" those words do slip through; like loose and lose..... yesterday's blog. When I was in graduate school, I lived part-time with a wonderful woman in her 80's who used to run a… Continue reading Embracing imperfection, letting go of fear