Recently, someone suggested to me I open up myself to a message from the women in my family who came before me, specifically, my mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. I included my paternal grandmother, too. So one morning I settled in with a pen and my journal and meditated a bit on them – my memories […]
Hey, so, yeah…it’s been a while since I’ve been here. How are you? I’ve changed the name of my blog, in case you hadn’t noticed, or wondered why you are getting something from “rosé and wry” not “Vinegar and Vanilla”. It seemed like the right thing to do, a little refresh on the old blog. […]
Saying goodbye after 10 years of blogging.
Sometimes the reality of aging and time passing hits me like a punch in the gut. The time passage continuum blows my mind on the regular. I’ll step out of the car and as I open the door I see my mother’s hands – but she is 10 years gone now and I am only […]
Ten lessons I have learned in my first 50 years.
December is my birthday month and Sunday is my birthday. This is my personal “new year” and traditionally the time when I reflect the past year and plan for the fresh one on the horizon. As you know, I’ve had lots of time on my hands lately (ahem) due to unemployment and now […]