Attitude of Gratitude

It's been quite awhile since I last posted, mostly because I guess I haven't been doing much observing and reflecting and since I just can't make up meaningful thoughts, the posts must wait until the observations have been made. Today I find myself heavily considering the idea of gratitude. I come from a childhood where … Continue reading Attitude of Gratitude


Zooming In

Have you ever looked at something and passed it off with quick judgement? Could be from the most insignificant connection that you're looking at a rose to a deeper judgement that you're looking at an idiot. Not lying... I (as I assume many of us) do this everyday, constantly. I was lying on the grass … Continue reading Zooming In

A Little Bragging…

The other day I wanted to do my grocery shopping in the evening, a variant from my normal schedule of weekend shopping on Saturday early morning. My husband had been talking about the Warriors game all day and even bought himself a new Warriors shirt to wear for the game. Now, we normally run our … Continue reading A Little Bragging…

The Value of Words

I was having a conversation the other day with a friend and she kept using the word "cheap" in reference to herself. After she used this word several times in the course of a 5-minute conversation, I couldn't help but wonder if she was "cheap" or if she just couldn't articulate that she was frugal … Continue reading The Value of Words

Work is Fuel?

So in follow up to a previous blog post (In Another Universe…) I have been working on my website (a preowned clothing store) and I'm excited to say, I'm live! And ironically enough, the moment I hit the button and "went live" I FELT alive! I used to be jealous of those that knew their … Continue reading Work is Fuel?

Cast Iron Love

Random musings tonight, cast iron and love. So I was cooking tonight on my new cast iron pan; barely had time to season it before it's first use. If you're unfamiliar with cast iron and cooking with it, here's the short low down. Cast Iron: It's durable, the original nonstick (in my book - not … Continue reading Cast Iron Love

Some of My Atoms May Have Once Resided in Mozart.

So recently my husband and I celebrated his birthday and having celebrated many prior birthdays together, I struggled to get him something this year that would be meaningful and thoughtful, not so ordinary. I came across this website ( - which I HIGHLY recommend) and created a book for him based on his birthday year. … Continue reading Some of My Atoms May Have Once Resided in Mozart.