A political convention is supposed to pull your heart strings a bit, introduce the candidates, and talk about the party. However, rarely does a political convention bring one to tears. This past week’s Democratic National Convention was quite the tear jerker. It wasn’t just because of the young man who is working to cope with… Continue reading Many Tears Were Shed
Devoting my attention to the last night of the convention. Hope you are too. Go Biden/Harris!
What a moving Roll Call the Democrats did last night as they tallied the votes from each state! How often do we get to see the vastness, the diversity, the beauty of our Nation in such a short time? The use of backgrounds to show the nature of states. Seeing art as story. Remembering those… Continue reading What a Roll Call!
Wow, just wow, wow, wow! The first night of the Democratic National Convention was different, and heart-warming, and motivating. Michelle Obama brought it, and brought it well last night. She had the right amount of passion and compassion, anger and hope, and a gave us our marching order with a call to action none of… Continue reading Day 2: What’s in Store this Evening?
The beginning of the journey to save our country from the hands of a wanna be dictator begins today. The Democratic Party Convention has officially begun. I’m so looking forward to speakers who believe all of us are created equal. I’m so looking forward to speakers who believe when we lift up one of us,… Continue reading Today is the Big Day!
For the first time in my life, at least as far as I can remember, I’ve never used a pressure canner. That is, until today. I’ve wanted to can vegetables, soups, and pasta sauce containing meat for quite a while now. However, since none of those items are very acidic, and the sauce would have… Continue reading I Didn’t Blow Up the Kitchen
Main Stream Media (MSM) continues to be complicit in spreading and amplifying the lies and crazy ideas put forth by the current man in the Oval Office. For some reason, MSM seem to want to repeat, ad nauseam, every single thing he says that makes no sense at all. I’m pretty sure they do it… Continue reading Shame on Main Stream Media (Again)
Traveling today. Only thing I have to share is I got a promotion today!
As a person living in the United States, watching our Democracy, our Republic, our way of life slipping exponentially away, with all of our politicians letting it occur, I’ve been wondering what is your red line? What is it this administration will do that you personally will say enough is enough, and will speak out… Continue reading What is Your Red Line?
Today I was having a great conversation with a neighbor, someone I call friend. We were catching up while practicing social distancing. It has been a long while since we’ve had such a long conversation, although short in comparison of past conversations. Our conversation included talking about work, business, our kids, school, pets, politics, and… Continue reading Telling on Myself