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Memorial Day is Not Veteran’s Day

Both important…but very, very different. Here’s a link to my post & playlist on the subject from last year. I hope you all have a happy and safe three day weekend.  I also hope that in between the burgers and the beer, you’ll take time to remember what Memorial Day is really about…and, if age…

Why, hello knife. Meet heart…

I’m having one of those days. (Okay, so I’ve been having a string of “those days”…) Y’know – when you’re alternately pissed off or brought near tears by any random thought or comment, for no discernible reason.  When all of your faults play themselves out on a loop in your head.  Where for the life…

Mama…

I “spent some time” with mine this morning…and will spend the rest of the day with my wonderful husband and son.  I was blessed to have her, and am blessed to have them. Love is awesome. Have a great Mother’s Day, everyone!  

Sunday Soul. Both kinds.

It’s a beautiful day outside, which is most welcomed after the torrential tornado-spawning thunderstorms that blew through here last night.  Sunshine and a crystal blue sky with nary a cloud in sight. Perfect day for opening the windows and sweeping out cobwebs, dust…and the cloud of “dull” that has hovered over me the past few…

Sláinte Mhaith…again.

Ohhhh, it’s that time again! Grab your green and your Guinness because today we’re all  “Beannachtaí na Féile Pádraig oraibh!” and “Michael Collins was a feckin’ SAINT, I tell you!” and may start drinking at lunch up in here…which is why I’m RECYCLING (for the second year in a row) a post from St. Pat’s…