New Mexican Mexican

Food.  New Mexican Food. We live in New Mexico.  You know, the state where a wall is being batted around. Okay.  Don’t get me started. But anyway, I thought it would be fun to give you a quick lesson on New Mexican Food. It is Very Different from Mexican Food. New Mexican Food is all about […]

Some Mornings Need Stamped Toast

Don’t You Think? You Know.   Pictures Stamped into Bread before Toasting? Very Silly.  Some Mornings Very Much Needed. Of Course, White Bread Works Best for Stamping. We found a Good White Bread at Costco. Just Thick Enough and All Natural. I Know.  White Bread has zero nutrition. But some Mornings, we can forgo Nutrition for […]

Spring Ahead

An Ode to the Time Change.  Is it That Time Already??? Dr. Seuss-Style… Jump Up Here and Take a Look. Sun hits you in the Eye with a Strong Left Hook. Tonight Clocks Skip One Hour Ahead. Making Dark for Morning and Night Sun for Bed. But Spring is Here.  No Need to Wait. Middle […]

Eating Like the 1950s

Sometimes You Just Need Some Fun. We Certainly Did.  Do. A Silly, Local Restaurant here…66 Diner Delivers the Giggles. In Albuquerque on the infamous Route 66. And a Hop, Skip and Jump from the Hospital Center. Taking Some Moments to Sooth the Craziness that is Life. To Step Away.  To Share a Meal.  To Be Normal. […]

An Intersection

Intersection:  a point at which two or more things intersect, especially roads. It feels like we have reached the Intersection. Testing and Consultations and Examinations and Conferences. The Story takes Time to Develop.  To Ebb and Flow. I want to read the last page of this Story.  Perhaps not surprising with a Story like This. But […]

Following the Light

“It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold:  when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade.” — Charles Dickens, Great Expectations Finally Scary February is behind Us. March has blown in. Watching the Light Swirl Around Us. Bringing Joy Each Day. Following […]

A Walled City to Stay

Forging Forward. All of the Scary Hospital Stuff will be Behind Us. Of this I Pray. And We Will have France in June.  🙂 A Family of 4 in France. VRBO makes it Easy to Find a Place to Stay. This will be our First Trip to France. Looking for Adventure in the Cities and […]

Doors and Windows

Back in the Fishbowl. Pain leads you here. Looking out of Windows. Waiting for All Clear. Lives on Hold Again. More Tests to be Done. Sleeping in Work Clothes. Early Rise to see the Sun. Doors here open with Security Tags. Young Patients ride quickly through. Parents hold Tight to Each Other. In a World they […]

An Office within An Office

In a Tall, Tall Building. On the Almost Top Floor. Is an Office within an Office with a Solid Wood Door. With Windows that Look out on a Mountain and a School. An Office where I Work and Try to Apply each Rule. A Lawyer by Day and Sometimes by Night. A Lawyer in an Office […]

Art for the Soul

A High School Art Project to be done in the Genre of Jean-Michel Basquiat. Words and Paint Graffiti Inspired.  Friend to Andy Warhol. The project was to create your own Jean-Michel Basquiat-inspired piece. She put Heart and Soul into her creation.  With her recent hospital stay as the inspiration. Used Pointe Shoes are the ‘Canvas”. Colors […]