Tag: tradition

  • 2020-10-31 Seven Shrug Saturday 🤷‍♀️

    2020-10-31 Seven Shrug Saturday 🤷‍♀️

    When waking up with headaches are the rule and not the exception, it’s hard to know if the 6AM Saturday throb is a hangover or not. 🤔 It’s probably a hangover. The older I get the less I can drink without feeling like shit. 🤷‍♀️ I remember my mom telling me some years ago that […]

  • 2018-07-02 Traditions and Change

    I’ve arrive to the gym late today, determined to get some steps in before heading “home” to do more work. It looks like some of the other usual suspects are also getting a late start… the Man in Black (in white today), one of the Steves, and a person I *think* might be Bird Girl […]

  • 2018-05-01 May Day.. Time for Tacos 🌮

    Unlike Groundhog day, May Day is a tradition that is not talked about as much when it comes around every May first. It’s basically a celebration of Spring and nature, and in some historic cultures it was the day young people were potentially paired with each other for a spring courtship that would end with […]

  • 2018-02-02 Curse That Beast and the Sun that Cast the Shadow

    Six more weeks of winter? No! I’m sort of compelled to look up stats on how often he’s been right. But “ain’t nobody got time for that”. (Actually I have time but I have better things to do). I also wonder if Punxsutawney is a given name or a family name. Is Phil a boy […]

  • 2017-07-04 Mirror Mirror

    It’s 6AM on the 4th of July and I’m waking up after about 7 hours of sleep to a clean, quiet, empty house. The perfect place to start my day of reflection. The kids went to their dads house late yesterday afternoon and aside from Jazzercise, gym time, and planting some newly acquired flowers in […]