ass in the water, toes in the sand? a great beach weekend.

It was the perfect weekend to get away. Last week felt incredibly exhausting and toxic, and we were feeling tired of being cooped up in the house. After doing all of the verification of Phase 2 COVID guidelines, we went to Virginia Beach this weekend. We had perfect weather for being on the beach…not tooContinue reading “ass in the water, toes in the sand? a great beach weekend.”

the truth about dogs and cats.

I survived June 10th…..moving on. I’ve become a dog lover. Although our lives are not ideal right now for us to have a pet, I’ve gained a new sense of appreciation for our canine friends, and although I’m not a fan of “pooper-scooper” duty, I definitely see myself being a dog owner down the road.Continue reading “the truth about dogs and cats.”

from lean on me to kneel on me.

The last three months have shown us the best and the worst of humanity. We’re still working our way through the reopening process from COVID, we’ve become an incredibly virtual society, and we don’t know what the future will bring. We’re all hopeful that the day when we go back to “the old normalcy” comesContinue reading “from lean on me to kneel on me.”

8 things for which i’m thankful. 5/17/2020

1. The nearly 500 miles I drove in the convertible this weekend, enjoying great music, sunshine, sunsets and fresh air. 2. The genuine conversations that are taking place, because all of our lives are so different these days. 3. Smoothie King’s drive-thru window service in York, PA. 4. SVU marathons on both Saturday and Sunday.Continue reading “8 things for which i’m thankful. 5/17/2020”

random thoughts while lying on the couch.

You know how sometimes somebody will put an idea in your head that inspires you? That happened to me tonight. In full disclosure, my pain meds have put me in a happy place, and it’s also a place where I feel most creative. I’m laying here listening to Herbie Hancock’s “Maiden Voyage”, and Freddie Hubbard’sContinue reading “random thoughts while lying on the couch.”