Waiting...

I'm waiting for the right time. I'm waiting for the money. I'm waiting to feel better. I'm waiting until my kids are older. I'm waiting...

Seconds

I used to measure seconds in the terms that all 86,400 seconds of each and every day counted. I needed to not waste a single one. Then,...

Failure in Cooking

I believe that there's a lot more to learn from failing than from succeeding. After all, if everything goes smoothly every time you're...

Cooking with Papa

A few weeks ago at my Monday night writing group, we talked about the word should. There are so many things we feel like we should do,...

2021

I've been never been not so focused in my life - well, except for possibly when my family expanded from three to four, we moved ten days...

I Struggle

I struggle today... Brandi shares her thoughts on her struggles today during this Covid-19 time.

Read! Laugh! Enjoy!

While I *should* be working on my grad classes, I needed a heavy escape from reality today. Author JoJo Bartlett didn't disappoint me in...

Books of the Week

Each book represented a different poetic style. For Unanswered Verses, the style is simplistic, easily read, and can connect with even the m

The Very Busy Spiders

You've heard of The Very Busy Spider by Eric Carle, right? The spider is very busy spinning her web and at the end the spider falls...