Random Ramblings

What They Took With Them: An Independence Day Reminder

One of my coworker-friends recently passed her citizenship test. Her swearing-in ceremony is on Monday. Another coworker-friend was able to get his citizenship a few months ago. He just bought his first house. I was born and raised in the United States, but according to Ancestry, only one percent of my DNA has roots in… Continue reading What They Took With Them: An Independence Day Reminder

Gardening, Random Ramblings

Morning “Mitzvah”

I worked in my friend's garden this morning. (She's a few decades older than me.) The weather was hot and sticky (86ºF) but the conversation was AMAZING! Here are a couple of pics of her front yard: I love talking with friends who are older—or younger—than myself. I think it adds some MUCH needed perspective.… Continue reading Morning “Mitzvah”

Random Ramblings

Fangirl Morning

Quick post. I'm on Twitter this morning and THIS pic at the top of my feed: https://twitter.com/kimrhodes4real/status/997385496111341568 *Writer Neil Gaiman and actress Kim Rhodes of the show Supernatural!!! If you didn't know this already, Neil Gaiman is one of my FAVORITE authors. Supernatural is one of my favorite shows. I don't have any context regarding this pic.… Continue reading Fangirl Morning