Family Is

A popular meme that regularly pops up on social media is the quote: Family isn’t always blood; it’s those who love you unconditionally. I think it is such a popular quote because most of us can relate.  Most of us have felt rejection and nonacceptance from our blood relatives, and most of us have hadContinue reading “Family Is”

Calling Out 2016

My image today says, “2016 Broke All The Rules.” What I really wanted to say was, “2016 Was Bullshit!” I don’t want to turn this in to just another rant about how the world sucks, but there were a heck of a lot of sucky things that went on this year.  Aleppo, Dakota Pipeline andContinue reading “Calling Out 2016”

The Feels

The Holiday Season can be rough even for the best of us.  Some are grieving the loss of a loved one, some don’t get along with their family, some don’t have the money to give the gifts they would like.  I recall a couple Christmases as a single mom with no family dinner, nor giftsContinue reading “The Feels”

Kittens

I didn’t have pets as a child and I never thought I’d ever be a “cat person”.  We adopted a 3 year old cat about 12 years ago and he was the coolest cat.  He was a beautiful cat – magnificent striping and muscular and a wonderful personality.  We loved our Jeffy Cat and whenContinue reading “Kittens”

Let Them Gossip

I have always been a private person.  Like most introverts, I have always stayed out of other people’s business and expected the same in return.  I used to have a really hard time with being gossiped about – especially since gossip is 99% exaggerated lies.  I mean, it would enrage me to be lied aboutContinue reading “Let Them Gossip”