journal

Better With Time

She’s a Chardonnay. I’m a Riesling. She’s a thinker and a doer. I’m a dreamer and a creator. She’s got her ducks in a spreadsheet, color coded in rows. I’ve got my ducks posing in front of the barn in just the right light…I’ll get them in a row in … Read More

A Hundred Thousand Welcomes

Ask any family with Irish dancers what “march madness” means and they won’t mention basketball! To us it means dancing, dancing, shamrock shakes and more dancing! 51 weeks out of the year they dance competitively. But St. Patrick’s week, it’s all for fun. It’s a week filled with dancing from … Read More

Erin’s Mom

I knew right away when I saw her post, I had to create something. My friend, Erin, lost her mom to cancer a few years back. She posted a picture of an ornament her mom had given her in October, when they celebrated one last “Christmas” with her. Christmas was … Read More

The Green Cookie

Everyone has stories from their youth that make you both laugh and cringe at the same time. To this day, my brother, Steven and I argue over the dreaded green cookie. He says he tried to warn me the green was not frosting. I contend he handed it to me … Read More