Beach family vacation (OG21)

Beach family vacation (OG21)

Every summer -- of course the exception of last summer -- my family does a beach vacation. It's always a wonderful time with lovely, kind, and caring people. THE PRELUDE: A few weeks beforehand, I was feeling extremely overwhelmed. I called my sister having a panic attack, because my vet appointment for my cat, Venus, [...]

Weekend family visit

Weekend family visit

I had a great weekend visiting my aunt and uncle's, getting to see my sister, my cousins, my other aunt, and finally meeting my cousin's girlfriend who is learning how to do tarot! We all had lots of fun with the cards, as well as a visit to an exotic plant store, along with some [...]

Update

I'm going to continue posting this week, but next week posts will be put on pause from Jan 11-17. My mom is moving into a healthcare facility home next week. I'm following protocols to see her, I will be taking a COVID test, and I will not have to quarantine as long as it's negative. [...]

Mom ❤️💕

Mom ❤️💕

This Thanksgiving was especially difficult for me because of my Mom's regressing health. It was an incredibly exhausting weekend both physically and emotionally. I haven't talked much about it out of respect for her, and for my family's, privacy. But with many aware by now, it feels like the appropriate time to discuss it, and [...]

Fall festivities

Fall festivities

Today, I visited my aunt and uncle, also got to see my other aunt and uncle, as well as my sister and cousin! It was a fun day full of fall festivities. It started with arts and crafts. We made "peg people," which are wooden doll figures you can paint (I also added sequins to [...]