Throwing Caution To The Wind

I can’t afford a vacation but I live for traveling and experiencing new places. It’s what keeps me going as I drag my ass out of bed and off to a job that makes me feel just like everybody else. When I’m lonely and sad because my wife is working overnights I remember we work…

Anniversary Adventures

 How To Plan A Date I have found over the years that the dummy proof way is to continuously keep of list of activities and restaurants you want to explore. Make sure the list includes local as well as out of state destinations.  Then as you can see the light at the end of the…

A Perfect Storm

The Calm Before The Storm Today is the day to put the final touches on ceremony arrangements. So I’m making a list and checking it twice. First and foremost my bride to be and I need to get our hair and nails done. So we make a beeline for the beauty store but just as…

Promise Not To Tell

As I sift through the choices in my closet I remind myself that looking my best is a necessity today since Patric is picking me up. Finally, I settle on a leotard and my best pair of daisy dukes. Once I convince myself that I will get his approval rather than any put-downs, I make…

#blacklivesmatter

Thanks for stopping by and welcome to Memoir Mondays! Here I am packing once again in the middle of the night. I’m sure from the outside looking in I appear to have some sort of obsession with moving since this is the 4th move in 3 years. As I start analyzing the reasons for this…

I Think I Shot The Dog

Writing will always be my first love. It quickly became my preferred method of communicating at an early age. Last year I began jotting down memorable moments for what I hope eventually becomes a published autobiography. As I embark on this journey I’d love to have your comments, questions, and constructive criticism. Thanks for stopping…

Are Only Children Better or Worse?

Whenever I tell people I’m an only child, they give me a skeptical glare then say something judgmental or casually insulting, like Oh really? You don’t act like an only child,” or, “Yeah, that makes a lot of sense actually.” This is among the few things that haven’t changed with age. No matter how old I…