Life, Unexpected

Life sometimes catches you completely unawares.


I have read a couple other books by Geraldine Brooks (Year of Wonders and People of the Book) and both were amazing books and rank up there as a couple of … Continue reading

January 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Passing of the Matriarch

Very early Saturday morning my grandma passed away. I had posted last week that she was approaching the end and how I was considering stepping into a more present care-giving … Continue reading

January 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Fiber Friday: New Year, New Start

I did something a little crazy to start 2017 with my knitting. I decided that since I had cleared my needles off at the end of 2016 I would kick … Continue reading

January 20, 2017 · 3 Comments

End of Life

It seems that my life lately has been a fair amount of coping with end of life. Three months ago it was with my father and now it has shifted … Continue reading

January 18, 2017 · 3 Comments

The Nightingale

It has been way too long since I’ve posted a book review so its time to get myself back into the groove of that. So to kick off 2017 I’m … Continue reading

January 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Two Years Ago

I have the Timehop app on my iPhone and today it reminded me of the past. If you are unfamiliar with this app Timehop connects to the photos on your … Continue reading

January 9, 2017 · 2 Comments

Come on 2017!

Don’t suck as bad as 2016! It is the beginning of a new year and time to look forward and set some goals for the coming year. I’m keeping them … Continue reading

January 2, 2017 · 2 Comments

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays

I wanted to stop for a few moments at the end of the day here this Christmas Day to wish everyone a Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, and just a general … Continue reading

December 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Fiber Friday: More Holiday Knitting

I originally hadn’t planned on doing much for holiday knitting but some how it has all exploded and I’m starting to feel a little worried about whether or not I’m … Continue reading

December 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Little Things

I mentioned a couple of posts ago that I have been really struggling with the loss of my dad. I just have found that getting back up and moving forward … Continue reading

December 14, 2016 · 2 Comments

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