Valentines Day

Yes,…again! I rarely post personal messages to loved ones…anywhere. But sometimes things just need to be said or written out-loud. I love my husband. Sometimes I move through my days in such a way that I almost, imperceptibly, lose sight of how distant I can be in my own life. I fail to notice that … More Valentines Day


Karma really is a bitch. It is also a lot like an automobile. We drive around in our bubble of negative behavior, knowing our actions have repercussion but are so tragically surprised when we get run over by the Mac truck we should have seen coming. Engaging in negative thought and action is nothing more than … More Karma

This Cheese Rocks

  Okay for those of you who know and have tried the Vegan Cheese in my kitchen, this one smokes all the other savory cheeses thus far. Yum! I figured with the herbs fresh in the garden, now is the perfect time for an herbed cheese experiment. I need a good savory cheese for a … More This Cheese Rocks

Move Closer

Move closer to those things that threaten to undermine your joy; the pain is less intense.  It is the fear in life that barriers the agonizing spirit. Sorrow is inevitable, from loss, from gain, from the waiting in between.  It is easy to say learn from this, but ever so hard to do, with a … More Move Closer


Fracture. Recognizing the word has never been an issue; I study rocks, gems, bones, glass, technology, and nature and can consider all of the connotations scientifically. Emotionally, fracture has come to mean something very personal.  I liken the patterns of my life to fracture. Fracture of family, security, connection, ground, and even sanity at times. … More Fracture