The Old Men – Kitty Memoirs

March 30, 2015

It’s been over a month now since we said good-bye to our beloved Nelson Kitty. Two weeks later we said goodbye to his brother Roswell. The loss of these two Old Men –  they would be 17 in April – is the end of a generation for Michael and I. In April of ’98 while […]

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Last night in Venice.

May 21, 2014

Just beginning to go through the 1500 or so images taken during our month in Italy and LOVE this one. The expressions. It was our last night in Venice, I believe. We had found a restaurant we wanted to try in the Ca D’ Oro neighborhood so we walked there from our flat in the […]

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Shit’s getting real!

March 24, 2014

  I can’t believe it, after talking about this move for over four years, Michael’s last day of work is this Friday! He decided we needed a family cruise to celebrate prior to us heading to Italy and the road trip across country, so we leave this Saturday morning for a 5-nighter to get things […]

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Norwegian Holiday Traditions

December 6, 2013

This year we officially welcomed in  a new member of the family when my sister married her boyfriend, of two years, from Norway.  The Norwegian culture is not one I thought about often prior to her meeting Audun, but we’ve now been fully introduced to it having shared a mostly traditional Christmas with them and […]

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31 Days – Reducing your Carbon Foot Print!

September 28, 2012

I’ve decided to join The Nester in writing about one topic for all 31 Days in October. I chose Reducing your Carbon Foot Print as my topic because it’s something I personally feel very strongly about. I feel it’s a responsibility I have as a steward of this beautiful planet and as a mother of […]

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International Day of Peace!

September 21, 2012

Was thinking about peaceful people in our history and found, on Listverse, a compilation of their picks for the Top 10 Peaceful Men.  Who would you add, men and women? 10. Baha’u’llah 9. Benjamin Franklin 8. Socrates 7. Martin Luther King, Jr. 6. Dalai Lama 5. Nelson Mandela 4. Mohandas Gandhi 3. Siddhartha Gautama 2. […]

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Thoughts, pins & other cool things *April 13, 2012

April 13, 2012

This here is the Perfectly Flawed weekly round-up, so if you missed me on Pinterest & Facebook, this is where I’ll be sharing some of that LOVE on Fridays. Enjoy! __________________________________________________ Art, Blueberry Season & The Beatles. Oooo, and it’s Friday the 13th! Heading to Ft.Lauderdale today to spend the weekend with my best friend […]

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It’s all in my head! – My Sunday Stream of Consciousness!

April 8, 2012

Today’s (Optional) Writing Prompt: What causes you anxiety? Not just stress but true anxiety. How does your body and mind generally deal with it? How do YOU deal with it? Oh goodness, really? lol.  Ok, well it’s not news to those close to me that I’ve struggled with anxiety for years, like 20 or so […]

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What I won’t say! – My Sunday Stream of Consciousness!

March 25, 2012

This weeks Fadra asks: What are some things you wish you could blog about but can’t? I guess one could list one of many things that most are cautious to talk about, religion, race, politics, strong worldly or local issues. Truthfully, of the topics I’ve thought to write about, there isn’t one I haven’t, yet. […]

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Tips for Natural Living – Coconut Oil Body Scrub: 3-13-2012

March 13, 2012

Thanks so much for following this new segment, Natural Living Tips which you’ll find here on Tuesday’s. My friend Rosemary Nickel (Motivating Other Moms) and I have paired up to bring you these weekly tips on living a more natural life. They will be fun, quirky and informative, just like us, ha. We hope you […]

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