The Rain in Spain

The boy should be landing in Spain as I am typing this blog. He is off with his school choir singing in the Cathedrals in Spain. It is very exciting. They will even be singing in a Benedictine Monastery/School in Spain. He text me from Germany this morning. He has not slept of course but…

Tea for two

I have a older lady classmate at the college that I have been attending. She just had a birthday and she is going in for surgery in a week so I decided to treat her to a California version of an English High Tea. I spotted a cute tea room in the city that we…

A mother’s love

I am preparing to be parted from my boy for the first time in a long time. This will be the furthest he has been away from us. A different continent. We will be halving the distance because we are going to a US city that is five hours closer to his destination. It is…

Every Now and Then

After we botched the reservations last week for our anniversary dinner we decided it would be fun to go back to our wedding site and have dinner. We took the kiddo along this time. I just feel weird about leaving him at home and going out for an anniversary dinner. He did not have any…

Another 9 units under my belt

When I went back to school it was just to learn to sew. I had figured out that it was cheaper to do a semester of sewing instruction at a local college than to go for sewing lessons. I had no intention of this becoming a work in progress towards an Associate’s degree in Digital…

Eighteen years of wedded bliss

Eighteen years ago I married the most wonderful man in the world. I can say it has been a wonderful ride. I could never have asked for a better partner to walk next to me on this journey called life. He has made all my dreams come true. He has made a good life for…