Category: life

The Saga of Nature Boy

Daily Prompt: Out of Breath… what was your busiest day in the past decade? Here goes… A day in the life, 15 November 2012 6:45 a.m.  Hubby’s alarm goes off.  He is working from home and doesn’t start until 8, but there you have it.  The longer he […]

Goodbye, My Beautiful Girls

Well, my friends, this is a sad day for Mother Hen. Following the most recent hospitalization of my youngest grandson on account of severe asthma, we have decided to rehome our two beautiful cats. The house is so very quiet already, and though their things are all gone, […]

The Blustery Day

There are many advantages to living atop a hill. We enjoy the daily majesty of unobstructed sunrises and sunsets year round, and flooding is, of course, an impossibility. There are days when the views across the fields strike such a chord in my heart, I am all but […]

The Big, Fat, Hairy Liar

Can I just say, for the record, that this was NEVER meant to happen to me. For years I have watched other women pass through this hormonal cesspool that is middle age and somehow managed to convince myself it would never… EVER happen to me. The hot flushes… […]