L.A. Wrap-up

Well, the trip home went very well. I have to admit, it was a bit of a relief to see some traffic and people when I left Burbank airport and headed for my sister's. I also enjoyed the feeling of home seeing familiar storefronts, street signs, stoplights, etc. It was great to relax and know... Continue Reading →

Opening Up

Well, this week has been hectic so far. Tomorrow I'm off to my weekend with the girls in Arizona, then on to L.A. on Sunday for the week. I'm really looking forward to getting out of the cold and re-connecting with old friends. Unfortunately, I leave with a somewhat heavy heart. There are so many... Continue Reading →

Can I go home again?

Next week I'm going back to L.A. for a week-long visit. I have so many emotions. I feel nervous, excited, anxious, apprehensive, happy. I feel like I've changed so much in the last two years I'm not sure how I fit in there. My friends are still happy to see me, but I think my... Continue Reading →

Thank God It’s Friday!

So, in keeping with my previous post about honesty, I will say I'm honestly glad the week is nearly over. This past week has been a tough one for me. After the snow melted (and there is still some around), it was time to scurry around doing all the things that went undone while we... Continue Reading →


I've been doing some research on various blogs and I realize the posts get the most comments are the ones where the writer is totally honest. It could be a post that is happy, sad, tragic, technical...But the feelings expressed are clearly honest. That's not to say I haven't been honest in my posts. I... Continue Reading →

Conquering Fears

So, today for the first time in my life, I drove in icy road conditions. It was scary for this L.A. girl, but I made it to my destination and back safely. It turns out the iciest roads are right in front of our house! I started out with the car in low gear and... Continue Reading →

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