• dementia,  family,  frustration,  kindness,  love

    Begin Again

    I take pictures of sunrises and sunsets. Often. I never tire of the oranges, pinks, and blues as they blend into one another. When I’ve had a rough week (or day), I find one of the photos and stare at…

  • community,  eating,  frustration,  learning

    Learning From Friends

    I love learning. Podcasts in the morning at the gym (today Brain Food by Lisa Mosconi) , or a stack of books from the library. Recently I had coffee with a friend who shared information about the FODMAP diet, one I had…

  • community,  frustration,  letterpress

    Howling

    If you’re like me, you try to hold everything together. Were you raised like I was with the saying, “If you can’t say something nice, don’t say anything at all?” I’ve discovered the last few years I need to stop…

  • focus,  frustration,  learning,  letterpress

    Figuring It Out

    Getting a clean print from my Golding Pearl #1 can be challenging. I thought I’d learned her secrets. But, oh no. Yesterday and today made me scratch my head, take a break, and rethink the problem. You can see the…

  • frustration,  learning,  letterpress,  passion

    Pushing On

    I always did something I was a little not ready to do. I think that’s how you grow. When there’s that moment of ‘Wow, I’m not really sure I can do this,’ and you push through those moments, that’s when…