A Return to Kindness

I looked forward to this event all year.  Originally scheduled for the summer of 2021, The Kindness Duck Project finally landed in Fort Worth in October.   A newly launched initiative aimed at bringing back kindness with the help of a six story duck. Founded earlier this year (2021) by Executive Director Kyle Warren who…Read More

Thankful

Thanksgiving was a low key event at my house.  I spent most of the day watching movies.  It is amazing how quickly we can get sucked into a movie binge and I’m definitely there this week. The pack was walked, my roomie was making his Thanksgiving dinner rounds and I found myself, blissfully, at peace…Read More

Stockyards Shorty

Since my decision to make plans to move to Fort Worth, I have been spending more time in the aptly named FunkyTown.  Forth Worth may be known for its rich Cowboy history culture but it also has an eclectic melting pot of live and let us live as friends attitude.  The city’s resounding theme is…Read More

Establishing Normal

Humanity entered a quasi-dark night of the soul in early 2020.  Shuttered indoors, distancing ourselves from one another, while masking our fears, our feelings and our faces, we have become even more closed off from one another; hermits are in awe of our reclusive behavior. We look to government, medical professionals and media outlets to…Read More

I am the Boss of Me

Making significant life changes is never an easy road to take.  Often, when you head out on that journey, there will be people in your life who will not want to go along for the ride.  Then there will be those who you will not want to take with you. The gnawing feeling deep down…Read More

Making Memories while Preserving Precious Moments

As a mom, I wanted to save every art project, every baby ware, and every piece of sporting equipment including the uniforms. After a stern discussion with myself (and 18 months into a pandemic), I finally decided that it was time to streamline my mementos. I had stacks of travel T-shirts, jerseys and school branded…Read More