Life happens while you are making plans – Featuring Ashmoot

In the last twenty four hours our entire lives have changed as the youngest, who graduated in June, decided to leave home all of the sudden and move down to Phoenix.  Most parents have a bit of notice and some time to get used to the idea of their children going to college or moving…

The truth is rarely pure and never simple. – Oscar Wilde

I honestly have no idea where the last couple of months went, and I can’t believe Thanksgiving is literally right around the corner. Our house is still in shambles but we had an incredibly productive weekend and the days after Thanksgiving will be spent putting in the new floor, which I am terribly excited about!…

Be the Light – Featuring Virtual Diva

  You’ve got to be one that, wherever you are, like a flower, you’ve got to blossom where you’re planted. You cannot eliminate darkness. You cannot banish it by cursing darkness. The only way to get rid of darkness is light and to be the light yourself. Cory Booker Halloween is tomorrow night, which means…

The perfect Autumn ensemble – Featuring Ashmoot, and Desmonia

If you have ever spent any time in the mountains of Arizona in the Fall, then you know how amazingly beautiful it can be, and how temperamental the weather is as well.  The skies are crystal blue, with gorgeous white, fluffy clouds and the temperatures rise into the 70’s during the day, while the evenings…

Locked up tight! Featuring Petit Chat, Powder Pack and Truth

The last 24 hours have proven to be the most stressful we have had in months, but at least this time it wasn’t all negative stress!  Since yesterday morning we have found out I need to have heart surgery before Christmas, my son’s ultrasound was inexplicably moved up to today, my other half got a…

The start of a beautiful romance – Featuring IT! and Dafnis

Lately I have been absolutely appalled at the body shaming and self hate that I have seen all over my Facebook page and other social media sites and I have become to question almost everything.  How far we have really come as a human race when HATE seems to be the prevailing emotion?  Where did…