Why I Run #13: BACON!

Why I Run #13: BACON!

The day started out fun enough with a trip to IKEA for this chair: IKEA Poang Armchair with cushion  ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support the blog at no cost to yourself. It’s much appreciated!~ (source: AMAZON) I […]

A Mother to One is a Mother to All

A Mother to One is a Mother to All

Every spring and summer I come across this scene: A tiny dove birdie not ready to fly away from home.  Most of the time we come across the babes they are learning to fly.  Fun fact: Doves learn to fly from the ground up.  But, this one was not any where near ready. Why are […]

Listing My Life

Texas Chocolate Chocolate Sheet Cake

Few are the times I feel disconnected from my words.  It happens when the mundane of day to day life, the stuff we chug through daily on autopilot, turns real and pulls back a veil of the next.  Some writers are known for writing through the grit; not me.  When the tough stuff shows up, […]

My Brown Thumb Be Changin’

Growing Tomatoes

Oh me oh my OH!  You guys know I started this gardening adventure with all kinds of “I gots a brown thumb” schtick.  I think I’m gonna have to rethink that angle. Look what happened in my garden: These guys are the kinda giant ‘maters you make BLTs with, and you better believe when I […]

How I Spent Last Week

Sweet E and Koko-Kitty's fun with bubbles.

If you’re anything like me…and who isn’t?!…you need to get away from work every now and again. Boy and Girl asked me if I’d like to come watch Sweet E for one night and as my glorious luck would have it that one night turned into six! They have always been gracious and generous with […]