Family

Simple Sunday

Keeping things simple for this Sunday post by sharing some fun photos of my nieces Amelia and Cleo. I have seven nephews and six nieces as well as three grand-nieces and one grand-nephew. I’m not playing favorites here. I love them all equally. My Mama would say she loved us all the same but would … Continue reading

Family

Between the Years

Yesterday, as I read through my daily blog subscriptions, a particular post caught my eye. The post called The Dash on Tales of a (Recovering) Disordered Eater referenced and shared a beautiful poem called “The Dash” by Linda Ellis. I’d never heard of it before, and I think I was meant to read it just when I … Continue reading

Family

Hoodwinky …

… No, it’s not a real word.  And it doesn’t have anything to do with being tricked, as in “I’ve been hoodwinked!”  (Although I do love that phrase and should definitely use it more.)  It’s what my Mama used to call Hoodia.  You know, that herbal supplement that is supposed to suppress your appetite and help … Continue reading