cooking · musings

The Cook

He must have known he would cook for me no more. His days of concocting meals, scouting grocery aisles, rolling out dough, perfecting his chili, flipping pancakes, sharpening knives, dirtying every pan in the kitchen were over. He closed his eyes for the last time whispering, “How will you eat?” I laughed and cried.

funny · Hilarious · humor · Soulgifts

Saturday Smiles

Originally posted on soulgifts – Telling Tales:
Free Oranges Lulu was a prostitute, but she didn’t want her grandma to know. One day, the police raided the brothel and took all the girls outside and made them line up. Suddenly, Lulu’s grandma came by. Grandma asked, ‘Why are you standing in line here, dear?’ Not…

Bikes · children · Daily Post · fun · humor · Play

Play? How Do I Do That?

I know very little about playfulness, and I think it is because there are no grandchildren running around my house. Kids, especially the ones removed from our constant supervision, open us to play. They know how to have fun without planning or structure. They are hardwired to explore, discover, create, laugh, cry, run, experiment, question.… Continue reading Play? How Do I Do That?

children · Daily Post · Daily Prompts · fun · Giggles · laughing

Where Did My Giggles Go?

I hear the 2 little girls across the street playing in their backyard, innocently giggling not knowing anyone is listening. And I wonder,” when did I quit giggling?” Was I 5? No, I remember climbing atop our garage to catch my older sister smoking when I was 5. I thought it was  funny when I saw her inhale… Continue reading Where Did My Giggles Go?

Award · Banished to Room 101 · humor

Rant Away to Room 101

You Are Banished! Go To Your Room 101!…Ranting   I was nominated for this award by this interesting healer at element healing. https://elementhealing.wordpress.com/2016/02/10/you-are-banished-go-to-your-room-101ranting/ I’ll list the rules below, but first I want to thank her for following my blog and letting me use the neat graphic or badge, as it is called. I think it is… Continue reading Rant Away to Room 101

aging · blogging 101 · Future · humor · laughing · soaring

Dear Self…15 Years From Now

I just learned of a website dedicated to letters written to your future self called Future Me, and the concept sounds promising. (https://www.futureme.org/what) What would you say to the you 15 years in the future? Hope you are alive and well. Hope you are in good health. Hope you can remember who you were 15 years… Continue reading Dear Self…15 Years From Now