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Goodbye To London #2

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 […]

By |January 3rd, 2016|# 1 Traveling Companion, Ray|12 Comments

Goodbye to London

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. […]

By |November 18th, 2015|# 1 Traveling Companion, Ray|13 Comments

Compassion ~ 1000 Voices

It all started with an invite by another blogger to a Facebook page “1000 Voices Speak For Compassion” in which a thousand bloggers will write a Blog Post on Compassion and publish TODAY, February 20th, 2015.  This is a movement to understand and show compassion to each and every human on this beautiful planet we […]

By |February 19th, 2015|# 1 Traveling Companion, Ray|16 Comments

Letter To College Bound Daughter

I could sit you down and ramble on, but we all know that you already know all of what I am about to tell you. Guess what I am going to put it all down here so that when you need to you can read this. Congratulations F you did it, you worked your butt […]

By |February 4th, 2015|# 1 Traveling Companion, Life with Girls, Ray, Running Teen|50 Comments

Ask Away Friday with The Mad Mommy

WaHooo!  Can I just say how excited and chuffed I am to be invited to “Ask Away Friday” hosted by Echo from The Mad Mommy Blog.

Ask Away Friday is a blogger to blogger conversation where bloggers link up and ask each other questions.  Then each pair of bloggers answers the questions asked and answers on […]

By |January 29th, 2015|# 1 Traveling Companion, Life with Girls, Ray, The Weenie|23 Comments

Merry Christmas

Wishing all a Very Merry Christmas!!!
I hope that everyone has an amazing evening tonight, spending time with family, friends, significant others, family pets, neighbors….  I hope you all love, laugh, and enjoy tonight and have an Amazing Christmas Day!!!!  It is a day to say Thank you, love and just be with ones family and people […]

By |December 24th, 2014|# 1 Traveling Companion, Horse Rider, Life with Girls, Ray, Running Teen|8 Comments

Twinkle Twinkle Red Balls and Lights

The Tree is Up, the Lights are Lit, the Santa’s are Out!

Twinkle Twinkle red balls and lights are up and shimmering on our tree.  Every year since 2006 we have driven out to Richardson Tree Farm and bought our Christmas tree along with our dining room table decoration…

In past years we have done this at […]

Happy Place

Happy Place.  That concocts so many different feelings and mental pictures for each of us.
I want you to read my “Happy Places” and as the words flow over you and bring to life those mental pictures, think what is

“Your Happy Places?”

What makes you smile?
What makes you stop and take a deep breath?
What makes you take that extra […]