EmptyBesters Redux: Blog Regained

EmptyBesters Redux - Blob

There is a light at the end of the tunnel and I feel like I have pushed my way back into the sunlight. Friends, readers and subscribers it has been a roller coaster  year.  Thank you for sticking with me through my mostly silent blog period. The time has come to “redux”. I love  this  word,  it sounds so […]

Empty Nest Day: Time to say Goodbye

I can’t believe that it has been three years since I wrote about my daughter going off to university.   Now I have experienced my final Empty Nest Day with my son leaving for his first semester.  The partial Empty Nest has become  finally empty.  The first cut was not the deepest. It is when the last child leaves […]

A Coma in the Family: When the Bear Eats You

A coma in the family

“Some days you eat the Bear and some days the Bear eats you.” One day your world is bright and full of possibilities.  It is not perfect, but everything is manageable and there is a future where great things can happen. This world can crash at any given time.  That is the nature of the […]