In Gratitude

I’m glad to report that as of today, at this moment, I feel so supported by so many people and want to let you all know how grateful I am to everyone. It’s mind boggling to think about all of the ways in which my children and I have felt the love and support of so many. Read the rest of this entry »


You can’t go home again

It’s always hectic visiting home (MN). Usually just before I leave for MN, I always think I’ve booked too much time here , but inevitably by the end of the trip, I’m wedging in visits with more and more people. And always, I leave having socialized heavily and feeling like I need a vacation.

This time is no different, except that I will be leaving on a (real) vacation within two weeks of returning to AL after this trip. Oh yeah, and this is the first time I’ve ever been back here without Mike, my fellow native St. Paulite. Read the rest of this entry »