Mother’s Day Musings and a Magnificent Song

Mother’s Day had me thinking about the unique friendship between a Mom and their child. The idea of getting to know the Mom of a dear friend that you love, may be a life changing, eye opening event.

Beirut-No No No

Do you know the people closest to you? Do you think you know their thoughts and their desires? Sometimes, the closer you are to people, the more assumptions you make about their thoughts, desires, and wishes. I am guilty of this on many occasions. My expectations, or preconceived notions, can sometimes stop someone in their…

Archie Powell and The Exports-Only So Much You Can Do

One of the loves of my life is Laney. Laney is my dog, and she is an adorable cocker spaniel that is “party” color. Party color means that she has white and brown fur with spots of each, all over. Her vet says she is a Cocker Spaniel in a Springer Spaniel disguise. As I…