happy boys, new pup, true love, reset boundaries thankful for it all #humpdayhaiku What are you thankful for? Bonus points for comments in the form of haiku (5-7-5 syllables).
Halloween dates back to the 8th century when people would light bonfires and wear costumes to ward off ghosts during the Celtic festival of Samhain. Celebrated on October 31st, the festival recognized the end of the summer and harvest and the beginning of dark, cold nights. Ghosts of the dead were believed to return on that […]
This post was inspired and sponsored by Clean Air Moms Action. All thoughts and opinions, as per usual, are my own. My kids missed school on Monday and Tuesday because of a massive wind storm that came through the state of Maine on Sunday evening. We were expecting some rain and wind. We didn’t expect […]
I’m taking a break from Hump Day Haiku this week because I’m working on an application deadline and my big annual meeting for work is this Thursday (and I’m planning it!). I did, however, manage to write my latest post for World Moms Network. It was inspired by Wonder Woman who also happens to be […]
Little by little She would let herself give in Cautious, yet open #humpdayhaiku And if you’re following along, here are the previous haiku in the story: Who would’ve thought that a walk down a long driveway would change her life so. Nervous yet hopeful. She knew she was on her own. She fought through the […]
“No hate. No fear. Everyone is welcome here.” The words were chanted by women, men and children around me as I marched past the Washington Monument with 499,999 other people on Saturday in Washington D.C. A band played ahead of us, giving me a little extra pep in my step despite a churning stomach and […]