Ancestors…

Anyone who knows me knows I just adore my children and my grandchildren. They are my life.  However, my “hobby”, my passion for research takes me to my genealogy research.  Most people have heard of this new “hobby” people are embarking on. I have to give credit where credit is due.  To my sweet father-in-law …

Can you braid my hair?

Braiding hair I have three younger brothers.  I have two older sisters.  I did not grow up with my sisters, just my three little brothers.  My mother died when I was nine.  My grandmother raised the four of us the best she could.  Braiding hair was not part of the program. My hair was mostly …

Lesson learned…

A lesson to be learned Here I am in beautiful Dublin.  A wonderful city and Ireland an incredible country.  I came here before my trip to Scotland, I have always wanted to come here and I know for sure I want to return, however, lesson learned. What is that you might ask?  Well, four years …

Can’t do it all by myself…

We all need a little help sometimes So this is a picture of my messy backyard, nice shot with George the loyal terrier.  More about him later.  As you can see, there is a nice “pergola” which is the proper name for this sun protection apparatus. Well, let’s have a little bit of background.  I …

Um, excuse me, can I just do my job?

Hey, I need to just assess my patient Coming on my 4th night shift, I am a little salty.  Sleep deprivation is at its highest and coffee is not hitting the high note, but I am beyond alert and oriented.  I have worked the night shift for almost 18 years and I know some of …