Existential Crisis

I'm slowly beginning to wonder if I actually exist if I'm not active on Facebook. Existential crisis or emo drama queen... you tell me. haha Conversely, have I ever noticed if anyone on my friends list took a break from Facebook without announcing it? My sphere of influence has cut down to husband, parents, daughter-in-law, … Continue reading Existential Crisis

Covid Commentary 2 – Facebook Fail

Yesterday I had enough. My morning routine is generally: Wake Up, head downstairs and give the husband a hug when passing his mancaveGet coffee and wake up the computerLog in to Facebook, email and Youtube...some days WordPressScroll through while having my coffee for about an hourGo for my walkRest of the day commences. During my … Continue reading Covid Commentary 2 – Facebook Fail

A Love Letter To My Husband

What a special time of year this is for us.  A couple of weeks ago marked the anniversary of the day we met in 2003.  Yesterday, the anniversary of our wedding 2012.  Today the anniversary of your entering this world 1972. Cale, I am so incredibly thankful and can’t accurately express what you have gifted … Continue reading A Love Letter To My Husband

Black Friday Madness Italian Style

It started in America but has bled to many countries across the world.  The Black Friday phenomenon.  What began as the big holiday sale day of the year, the day after Thanksgiving has grown into a monster that some obnoxious sellers begin earlier in the week and has extended to Cyber Monday - the Monday … Continue reading Black Friday Madness Italian Style

Samhain – Halloween – Debacle

The image is borrowed from: triplegoddesscoven.com Please check out their post, it gives decent info on Samhain history. October 31st is a big day for Pagans, it is New Years Eve for us.  According to the old calendar that follows the moon cycles and harvest seasons of the year, this day marks the turning over of … Continue reading Samhain – Halloween – Debacle

Five Days I Will Likely Never Forget

Even with my failing memory and Nonna status fully setting in, this trip to the states will be one that sinks in.  The following is the drama-free version of the trip. 4:00 am Wednesday we should have been in line at the airport waiting to check in and drop our bags at the counter but … Continue reading Five Days I Will Likely Never Forget