Tag Archives: Mother

Shout out to the Hospital Staff

To each and every individual who was there for my mother while she was hospitalized, in any capacity, thank you. Even though those words seem insufficient for your care for her, they are what I have to offer. I know … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Scare

Well that was something I really don’t want to go through again. Sunday, May eighth, Mother’s Day started out calm enough. The proverbial calm before the storm. I was sitting here, alternating between mindlessly scrolling social media and staring out … Continue reading

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May Fourth; A Month of Mom Celebrations

Today, my mother celebrates eighty seven years of life. The eighth of this month is Mother’s Day here in the U.S. and on the nineteenth, my parents will celebrate sixty-six years of married life. But right now, I want to … Continue reading

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April Twelfth: Yesterday’s Adventures

Yesterday, was an interesting adventure. Usually I am in no hurry to get dressed as usually I’m not going anywhere. I’m happy and content here in my own little house, drinking coffee and minding my own business. But..yesterday. For what … Continue reading

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Day 316; Footnotes of Snipe Hunts and Coffee Cups

Snipe hunt..sorta I told my son that I was probably going out with his grandmother today, to which he said good, he needed pants. He buys his own work pants because he didn’t like the ones provided. I knew it … Continue reading

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Day 305; Footnotes of November’s First Day

She said she doubts anyone would bother me. Mom and I were having one of our conversations. One of those that jumps from topic to topic and back again. At one point we got on the topic of safety. We … Continue reading

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Day 304; Footnotes of Remembering Grandma

Maybe I have missed more Sunday services than I realized. I went to church this morning to make sure they didn’t need me in the nursery. It was my originally scheduled day but I had swapped out for someone earlier … Continue reading

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Day 296; Footnotes of Meant To

So much for that idea. My eyes were bothering me last night so I really didn’t plan on putting my contacts in today. I had used the night salve the doctor had recommended for dry eye right before going to … Continue reading

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October Fourteenth, The Greatest Lesson, Is Love

Today… When my mother called this morning before our conversation ended she told me that she had called my son before he left for work to ask him when he would be able to get her car inspected. She told … Continue reading

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Day 228; Footnotes of We Will See You Again.

The sounds from outside.For the moment, the rains have stopped. The night breeze coming in the windows cooling the room. It has been another sweet southern summer day. I may have made a mistake in judgement earlier today. I went … Continue reading

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