The musings of an American Brit...|

Dear Mom of the Two Week Old

By |January 27th, 2016|

Dear Mom of the Two Week Old,

What did you do?  Good grief, you opened up a can of worms and just walked right on in didn’t you…  You walked into a brand new job and within two weeks, you had fellow co-workers thinking you were a JOKE!!!
Lets break this down and see where you went […]

My 40’s

By |January 17th, 2016|

As I enter into my 46th year, yep I just admitted my age I sit back and revel in my 40’s.  I am aware of myself, of what I was when younger, where I was in life and where I am now. I am self-assured/self-reliant, forthright, liberated, and sensuous.  As I look around my groups of friends, and […]

Goodbye To London #2

By |January 3rd, 2016|

London is vast, and when you are born here she stamps her mark on you.  You can say Goodbye To London, but London never really leaves you.  I was reminded of that just the other night while chatting with friends, as one of them said “You have an advantage over most women here, your accent is sooooo […]

Goodbye to London

By |November 18th, 2015|

Spring 1989, 19 years old and just like any other teenager thought I knew it all…  I had graduated from High School and had been attending community college and working a full time job within a large accounting company.  Life was just mulling along without a purpose, and I was not in the drivers seat. […]

Homeless My Conversation

By |September 27th, 2015|

Last year we took on a massive road trip, as in Illinois to St. Louis, To Memphis, through Arkansas to Texas, hung out there for a week and then onto New Mexico, Arizona and finally California!!!  #1 Traveling Companion has been to L.A. several times for business, this was our first time; what an education […]

Saying Goodbye to College-Bound Teenager

By |September 9th, 2015|

This goodbye has been in the making for a year or more now…  Just like when you are expecting and you start to nest, when your teen begins Senior year they are there to HELP you realize THEY NEED TO MOVE OUT!!!!  They make it easy to “Saying goodbye to College-Bound Teenager”  Below you will […]

I Have Your Back

By |September 3rd, 2015|

I will ALWAYS have your back!!!  Our oldest is off to college, there I said it.  No easy way to type it, or say it.  As we sat in the Bed, Bath & Beyond to put in the final “Pick & Pack” I sat in amazement of how far she has come.  Little did I […]

Parents of an Equestrian

By |June 25th, 2015|

In life we strive to give our children a better life/opportunities than what we had.  Sometimes in doing so we dig ourselves an awesome hole!!!  I would like to introduce you to the hole that we have fondly fallen into, and aren’t crawling out of any time soon.  We are the proud Parents of an […]

Five Photo’s, Five Stories Challenge #5 ~ Friend

By |May 30th, 2015|

My blogger friend Skipah’s Realm invited me to a 5 day challenge to join the Five Photos, Five Stories Challenge: “Post a photo each day for five consecutive days and attach a story to the photo. It can be fiction or non-fiction, a poem or a short paragraph and each day nominate another blogger for […]

Five Photo’s, Five Stories Challenge #4 ~ Sisters

By |May 29th, 2015|

My blogger friend Skipah’s Realm invited me to a 5 day challenge to join the Five Photos, Five Stories Challenge: “Post a photo each day for five consecutive days and attach a story to the photo. It can be fiction or non-fiction, a poem or a short paragraph and each day nominate another blogger for […]