March 2, 2019

Guest Post from My BFF, Colleen, in Central Nebraska

Hi friends! I am taking a break this month to prep for some upcoming events and to rest my shoulder and lower back, which have been […]
December 29, 2018

Hello 2019! Welcome to My New Weird

Welcome to 2019! Here’s to hope, optimism, and good health for your new year. But first, a jolt. Twenty years ago, we were starting the countdown […]
November 30, 2018

What is Christmas to You?

Season’s greetings! Happy December! Welcome to Christmas party madness! It’s the most wonderful time of the year, right? Actually, I’m feeling guilt-ridden that Thanksgiving got slighted […]
September 30, 2018

October: The Start of a Sentimental Stretch

Here come the sights, sounds and smells of October! What a magnificent part of the year in Colorado. Dry leaves that crunch on the sidewalk during […]
August 30, 2018

My Fifth Birthday with Kalamity Kate on “Cartoon Corral”

Summary: My two most memorable birthdays while growing up in Cotesfield, Nebraska, were attending a Rick Springfield concert and meeting Kalamity Kate (Leta Powell Drake), host […]
August 11, 2018

Ca 27.29 Biomarker: Be(a)ware

Summary: Some breast cancer survivors, like me, are routinely tested for a tumor biomarker, Ca 27.29. Elevated test results may be an early indicator of recurrence. […]
April 1, 2018

Expensive Lessons Are The Best Lessons

Do you prefer to listen to the blog? You can do that here!   Thirteen years ago this month, my divorce was finalized and I turned […]