Category Archives: wandering

Stop…those drawers are falling!

That’s what is said on moving day to most people.   While visiting family and sitting around telling stories, one of our daughters was talking about when she was pregnant and having to move to a bigger home.  She was … Continue reading

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Lil ones

6 year old to grandpa “what you doing papa?” As she watches him on his cell phone. Playing solitare says papa.  Looking over his shoulder she says. ..”oh, your flipping over cards”.  Then leans over and taps the cards.We laugh … Continue reading

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Frustrated Female (NO, not sexually)

  I like to look on different social networks and read about “stuff”; but what I’ve noticed is the “stuff” I have seen is enough to make me sign off  social media and just go back to journaling and reading … Continue reading

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Criticize

via Daily Prompt: Criticize It seems like I criticize myself almost every day. It can be from my hair not doing what I want to me not following my diet. Why should we criticize ourselves? Why can’t we all just … Continue reading

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Whimsical wanderings

Well…. After retiring in January we have visited with a few relatives and it has rained most of the time. I’m thinking I should buy a raincoat so I can walk in the rain. Now that I made that decision … Continue reading

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Sunnier days

After days of rain; we will get a reprieve from the wet weather and now we are pondering where to go next. We have plenty of relatives to visit so it will be a nice long visit.  Don’t forget to … Continue reading

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The rest of my life: or RETIREMENT! 

OK. I am sitting in this great Irish pub called Skosh Monahans in Costa Mesa  California celebrating my retirement. Yep. I decided that after over 50 years of working I was done with having to get up and  go to work … Continue reading

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How to survive rain? Float

via Daily Prompt: Float With all the rain that Southern California has been getting, I realized I learned how to survive it… float. Yep, we can stay inside and watch the rain or we can go outside and enjoy the … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Crossing

via Daily Prompt: Crossing I am almost at the “crossing line” of a whole new adventure in my life. What is this crossing? Retirement. I seem to have been running full speed headed towards that finish line trying to get … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Gone

via Daily Prompt: Gone Gone but not forgotten? Gone with the wind? NO. I don’t like the word gone…I have no idea why, maybe because the word gone means just that… gone. I don’t ¬†want anything to be gone; whether … Continue reading

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