Down By the River

This weekend we left our routine life in the suburbs and drove a short way out to the country for a getaway. It is amazing how refreshing escaping the daily grind to immerse in nature can be. Despite the conditions being against us from the start, with impending rain all weekend and my daughter and…

Chatting at the park with Mary

Today I am happy to pretend to sit down and have a conversation with the lovely Mary of Contrary Mom. I asked her to talk with me about sleep loss and she kindly obliged. So, today I’d like to imagine that we are chatting over a cup of coffee at a hip little coffee shop.…

Daily Prompt: What a Twist (Love Bound)

Today’s Daily Prompt is a story with a twist, so here goes… A love born of necessity, Where comfort and expectation grow over rocky beginnings. Years of learning and forming smooth rhythms, Each satisfied with the ease. Ups and downs, highs and lows and one sometimes is distant But never too far to  return again…