New Decade, New Me ….probably not


So, this is me. Unkempt, not really awake (but trying my best to look it), coffee brewed and in front of me and to be totally honest, already on the phone, checking emails, scrolling through my IG, quick glance to FB, resisting the urge to TikTok right away or I start a rabbit hole downward […]

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Visiting the Lady Washington


The full scale replica of the Lady Washington launched on March 7. 1989 and was built in Aberdeen, WA. The original Lady Washington was given a major refit after the Revolutionary War in 1787 to be prepared for a unprecedented trading voyage around Cape Horn. And in 1788 she became the first American vessel to […]

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Flying the coop part 1


…so to speak. My oldest took that big first, sometimes frightening step beginning of June and it’s been in the making for a few months before that. We planned on how to do, when we would drive down to California, and I wanted to spend the most time with her I could until it was […]

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