I am highly stressed right now. What was my first hint you ask? Sadly, it was an inappropriate pimple popping up on my chin. Inappropriate I say because I am a mature woman in my 50’s. Pimples should be so far in my past as to be a distant memory but no, anytime I am… Continue reading Stressed
Today was the big All-State concert. Each band had a short rehearsal this morning and at 1:00 the concert began! This day was made even more special because Keegan made the drive from Auburn to attend the concert with me – this meant a lot to both me and to Lucy. The concert was pretty… Continue reading Concert and home
I went to a job fair today. I’m not necessarily interested in a job but I’m not adverse to finding the right working situation! That would be a part-time, flexible job a couple of days a week. Not that much to ask for!!! It was really a huge job fair; everything from local department stores… Continue reading Job Fair
I hesitated to mention this because I didn’t want to jinx myself, but I have started a workout regimen. I actually started last Sunday. I dropped Lucy off with some friends and wondered what to do while I waited for her to be ready to head back home. I crossed off shopping right away; I… Continue reading Exercise
I’ll start this by saying “Roll Tide!” I’ve been an Alabama fan my entire life. I’ve supported Auburn University but not if they were playing the University of Alabama. So what happens when it was time for my son to pick a college? You guessed it – he chose Auburn University for his school. My… Continue reading Auburn AL
Best. Weekend. Ever. Or at least best weekend in a long time! I’ve had a few good weekends here and there throughout the last few years but always with the knowledge that I had to go back to work once it was over. This time, I could just enjoy the weekend knowing that I am… Continue reading Clarinet Symposium
As of February 3, 2017, I am officially retired from my job of 37 years with NASA. I expected to feel more of a loss but really, I feel euphoric! I was incredibly lucky to be selected for a NASA scholarship back when I was in high school. I had never really worked anywhere; I… Continue reading It’s Official!