Friends Far Away..
No matter where I am in the world, I am far from someone I love. Petra (from Holland) who lived with us for a year as an exchange student and quickly [+]
My birthday was nearly a month ago, but it's not over yet. Petra's gift arrived yesterday. Petra has already sent an assortment of Dutch houses and shops, so now that she's [+]
It's happened again, I found another landscape program to play with. It all started with John and I talking about 3d printers, the programs and software needed for the printers, and [+]
Rubi’s First Picture..
"The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life." ~Richard Bach ~ Today, our 3 year old Rubí created her [+]
My husband tells me I am his favorite Pink Lady, but I know he has another... I miss him so much that when I was shopping with mom yesterday, I couldn't [+]
Teddy Bear Cookie Birthday..
While Rubí turned 3, I was in Australia. When I returned home and I was looking at the photos of her blowing out her candles, she pouted at me, "Nana, [+]
Everyone that knows me well, knows I stink at good-byes. I get misty weeks before the actual good-bye events. I love being around loved ones. That's it. Good-byes usually accompany others [+]
Waiting in New Zealand..
“For a while" is a phrase whose length can't be measured.At least by the person who's waiting.” ― Haruki Murakami, South of the Border, West of the Sun If saying [+]
Mothers Day Continued..
Not sure how it happened, but we bought our first book together and it was declared my Mother's Day present. Orchids of Western Australia Then John suggested we go [+]
I missed my own mom and my children on this day, but it was sweet to spend it with John. I got told Happy Mother's Day very early in the [+]