Blog 2019-10-15T21:03:49+00:00

Hard Truth, Kids Die

By | February 18th, 2019|

Photo Credit: Pixabay I had the opportunity to hear Stephen Jenkinson speak a few months back. Often viewed as controversial for his historical, cultural, and forward views on our death-phobic culture. He advocates for a greater personal awareness that we are going to die, saying, “People die [...]

Planning My 2019 Smiles

By | January 10th, 2019|

Photo Credit: Pixabay I’ve been looking at calendars a lot the last few weeks. Planning out my year. A big part of that is thinking about what makes me smile. I find if I get my vacations, fun time, and hobbies on my calendar first I’m more [...]

Goodwill Freak Out

By | November 3rd, 2018|

Photo Credit: Pixabay This week, I was shopping at a Goodwill (I love a good bargain) and I found a bag of blocks intermixed with the colorful and plastic shapes. Mixed in was a Jenga game, the stacked tower game where folks remove a piece hoping the [...]

Gift for the Dying

By | October 6th, 2018|

Photo Credit: Pixabay When a person is about to die, possessions can become less and less important. Being takes priority over having. And nobody wants to be a burden to those they leave behind. And we all know every item we own when we die – someone [...]

Fuck-It List

By | September 18th, 2018|

Photo Credit: Pixabay Now now, this isn't a blog about a list of people you want to have sex with or where, though I can understand why you might think this past sex educator would be talking about that. Nope, this time let's talk about things you [...]

Family Regrets Suck

By | August 11th, 2018|

Photo Credit: Pixabay Every week (sometimes daily) I hear a story of someone who died. Often times it is followed by regret. Regret that a needed talk never happened and the living person was left wishing, they had said something before it was “too late”. This week [...]

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