The Pacifier Predicament, That Never Was

About 7-8 months ago, shortly after my youngest son was born, my daughter regressed a bit, as far as her "maturing" as a 3 year old. *I laughed while writing that line* This was to be expected with the new baby and all. We rolled with it the best we could. No big deal. One … Continue reading The Pacifier Predicament, That Never Was

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Our Final Resting Place

As I stand in front of this dark weathered stone I so wish that I could take you home I can feel you surround my forsaken heart Managing this pain truly is an art My hands are shaking My knees are weak My chest is tight My soul is full, I cannot breathe Patsy, I … Continue reading Our Final Resting Place

Our Triangular Wooden Fortress

Blue moonlight piercing the night Kids wrapped in sleeping bags, restless with fright A cold damp floor, our beds, suspended in space A triangular shaped treehouse, not the typical square shape Easier to spot invaders, that would never appear Endless silly stories told to hide our inner most fears Armed with wooden swords, and sharpened … Continue reading Our Triangular Wooden Fortress

Millenials, if you’re feeling increasingly poorer compared to people your parents age your suspicions are correct.

Excerpt From Deloitte Insights: Are we headed for a poorer United States? Growing wealth inequality by age puts younger households behind.  Generational wealth differences are widening That high-income American households are getting wealthier faster than those at the bottom has been widely noted in previous studies.6 Less frequently discussed is that wealth levels also vary … Continue reading Millenials, if you’re feeling increasingly poorer compared to people your parents age your suspicions are correct.

I Completely Stopped Drinking Coffee In The Afternoon And My Energy Shot Up

​Starting about a week ago, I now only drink coffee in the early AM. I load  up on coffee before 8:00 AM and I do not drink any for the rest of the day. To stave off the caffeine headaches I have a cup or two of black tea throughout the day, but no coffee. The … Continue reading I Completely Stopped Drinking Coffee In The Afternoon And My Energy Shot Up