everything, everyone… celebrate.

The Big 2-6 Birthday Recap. 8:00AM - Wake up.  I had work to do.   Open a package from my dear, dear family. I took that in front of the Texas liscense plate for y'all.  Missing you.  Loving all the love you sent to me for my birthday!  I especially love this next gem because it… Continue reading everything, everyone… celebrate.

the whole damn year.

I'm usually all about celebrating my birthday for a whole week.  Proclaiming that it's "MY BIRTHDAY WEEK!  We're gonna BBQ/eat at Trio/go rafting/watch movies/etc. etc... cuz it's MY BIRTHDAY WEEK!" But this year, I didn't really want to.  Didn't want to make a fuss.  Didn't want the hoopla.  I'm getting older, it's okay that there… Continue reading the whole damn year.

good flushers.

A couple nights ago, I helped out at Locavore's Night Out.  It was an event by local food providers and it was just ah-mazing.  [some of the best food of my life.] But it was over the hill [in Idaho], which means that all the beautiful parents and their beautiful children come out of the… Continue reading good flushers.

family matters. [not that urkel show.]

Been thinking about my family lots and lots lately. Missing them. But I received my favorite photo in the whole world the other day and it helped... This is a photo of my Momma and my brother, Ryland, when he was just a tot.  I love this photo so much and have wanted a print… Continue reading family matters. [not that urkel show.]

she was your age.

A little Friday refresher of some finds I think you'll enjoy... This website: http://picturesofmymother.com It's so wonderful!  Your mother... where you came from... when she was your age... the same.  Such a beautiful thing. Gosh, I love it. And this movie: It's delightful.  Raw.  Different.  Indie [get ready... if you like "indie", you'll love... if… Continue reading she was your age.

it tickles.

[and all the sudden, she awoke inside... running through every compartment of her makings, switching on every single light in every flesh-walled compartment... from inside the ankle, to the knee, to the hip, to the inside of the ribs [...it tickles], running to the heart [it's a pull-string switch... pull hard], to where the collar… Continue reading it tickles.

since i was twelve.

Okay, I'm reusing my post from last Halloween... - Why can’t witches get pregnant? - I dunno, Mom… Why? - Because warlocks have hollow-weenies! [out of the 500 times i've heard this joke, i bet i hear the punch line about 25% of the time... the other 75%, she's laughing too hard to deliver it. … Continue reading since i was twelve.