My nest is empty but my heart is full of: Love and pride in the amazing human being that is ready to loosen or break the apron strings,spread their wings and fly. Appreciation for the interesting, joyful, fun adult companion and friend they have become in addition to being my baby. Sadness to see them … Read moreEmpty Nest, Full Heart
Recently a friend and comrade in library love, Susie Swenson, passed away. She went peacefully in the arms of her husband and son surrounded by love and family. She fought a long battle with the dreaded capital C, since her twenty-something son was only a toddler. So many rallies and such determination to live. She … Read moreRemembrance
Can’t just post the vows without a little reminiscing (bragging). We had the most awesome,fun, incredible and unique wedding event. I can see it is time to scan some photos since we married and courted in pre-digital times. The night before we started with a DIY “rehearsal dinner”. Friends rom far away who had arrived … Read moreHappy Anniversary!
My 25th wedding anniversary is in two days. Summer solstice time. Time to reflect. I read my vows and get teary. They are so great. Sweet. Naive. We spent so many hours at the beach, sifting through beautiful, smooth stones as we discussed, chewed on, wrangled, and negotiated over what we wanted to say, … Read moreWhat’s Love Got to Do With It?