Christmas Eve Eve 2017

Christmas Eve Eve in images! I’ve been so intentionally busy, I didn’t realize how much I needed a downtime day. I posted these images on Instagram of my day. So as I had my nails done, reflected on the past year, my husband held down the fort at home helping boys finish school projects before Christmas so I could just relax. Thanks babe ❤ Continue reading Christmas Eve Eve 2017

100 Word Wednesday: Week 50

Photo by Brooke Lark Thank you for joining our awesome writing community who challenges themselves weekly as we weave together our 100 words! What 100 words would you give this image? Interested in joining us? Check out the guidelines below and ping back to be included in the Writing Wind-up! Let the writing begin! How to participate? A few guidelines as we begin…. Simply check … Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Week 50

Wind-Up Week 49: 100 Word Wednesday

Week 49 Thanks for stopping by for Week 49 of 100 Word Wednesdays! I initially chose this image as an introduction to the holiday travel season, but after editing mine {again!} to dwindle down to a mere 100 words, found I had to exclude the part about the man traveling for the holidays! Brevity: the reason I limit myself to 100 words {and I’ve heard … Continue reading Wind-Up Week 49: 100 Word Wednesday

First Class

Photo by John Luke Laube First Class Peering out the window, I overheard the flight attendant ask the man sitting next to me, “Sir? Sir?” As I turned my face towards him, his head fell over onto mine. Cold, lifeless, his tongue lolled out rougishly. The flight attendant froze. Though I’m sure he’d been coached on what to do when they lost a passenger mid-flight, … Continue reading First Class

LOVED IT: Star Wars, The Last Jedi

Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Rated: PG-13 Opened: December 15, 2017 My Rating: 10/10 So many parallels on the issues we are dealing with currently in our society, this movie has all the bells and whistles, the twists and turns in plot and suspense that kept me on the edge of my seat. We get to know the true power of The Force, why Luke … Continue reading LOVED IT: Star Wars, The Last Jedi

Dear Washington State Democrats

I am fed up with the {good?} ‘old boys club’ of not only Corporate America, but American {and Global} politics. The #MeToo Movement is one that only keeps growing: women finding their voices, being heard, telling their stories, and making a difference for all the girls and women around them. With that thought, I was swayed in the last election to do something I’ve never … Continue reading Dear Washington State Democrats

Star Wars The Last Jedi: How are you preparing?

The Death Star   If you hadn’t noticed from my Instagram feed, my boys and I are Lego Maniacs. Although we love several of the series of bricks, one of our enduring favorite is Lego Star Wars! We own all the movies and have been watching them for years. Recreating scenes, making new scenes, trying out different scenarios is what my boys do! Storm Troopers … Continue reading Star Wars The Last Jedi: How are you preparing?

100 Word Wednesday: Week 49

Photo by John Luke Laube Thank you for joining our awesome writing community who challenges themselves weekly as we weave together our 100 words! What 100 words would you give this image? Interested in joining us? Check out the guidelines below and ping back to be included in the Writing Wind-up! Let the writing begin! How to participate? A few guidelines as we begin…. Simply … Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Week 49

Wind-Up Week 48: 100 Word Wednesday

Photo by Trevor Cole Week 48 Thanks for stopping by for Week 48 of 100 Word Wednesdays! This week’s image prompt inspired many writers who regularly participate in our weekly challenge and pulled in some new writers — Welcome! Writing, reading, holidaying, homeschooling, traveling, cooking, cleaning…….thank you for your grace in my taking a moment {or months} to breathe 🙂 Thank you for being here … Continue reading Wind-Up Week 48: 100 Word Wednesday