The Montage

When I made Bailey’s graduation video four years ago, it had a mixed vibe.  Maybe it was because we were celebrating something a little different  Maybe it was because I wasn’t emotional about this particular graduation.  Okay, I was emotional, but it was pure relief, if I am being completely honest.  Relief from having to… Continue reading The Montage

Sleepy Time

I am paying close attention to self-care at this point in time.  With all of distractions around me, it is vital that I exercise, eat right, get plenty of sleep and meditate.  Meditation for me, has been a way for me to quiet myself in a noisy world.   Guided meditations have worked best as they… Continue reading Sleepy Time

Little Fanfare

I have lived in Louisville all of my life, so the fanfare of the Kentucky Derby has dwindled just a bit.    If you don’t live here, you don’t get the hoopla.  You don’t understand that this just isn’t a horse race, it is THE horse race.  It is two weeks of celebrating the roots… Continue reading Little Fanfare

Tough Love

I should be in my element this week bossing people around, setting strong boundaries, and generally making certain individuals annoyed with me.   I used to love being the one making decisions, but now, I kind of wish that someone else would take the wheel. My mother seems settled now and she even asked for the… Continue reading Tough Love