It was all in my head. Literally. I was 16 when I started having what I thought was severe dandruff. Now, in the olden days of the late 80’s/early 90’s, we dealt with dandruff by going to the salon and getting hot oil treatments. After numerous trips to our neighborhood salon (or “parlor”, as we […]
It is 7:30am, Sunday morning in Manila. A bit warm at 28 degrees, and it looks like it will be nice and sunny for the rest of the day. I have the house to myself; daughter is away on a leadership training thing for school and mom is out somewhere, walking the dogs. I can […]
The kind where… work requests come tumbling out of your Inbox as quickly as you can say “Ok, I’m on it!!!” you discover you have more pending items than you wanted to believe you have a max of 4 hours of sleep daily your old work phone’s cable finally wore out. And you don’t know […]
Last night’s dream had me thinking… I dreamed that my ex-husband and I (no, this wasn’t a cheesy, lovey-dovey dream, don’t worry) were in a church somewhere, processing papers so that we could get back together. It was like any other dream; there was no sudden rush of emotion that sometimes comes with sometimes-dreams. We […]
2016 did not start off as planned. A new year always has one hoping that the incoming one would be better than the last, and, of course, I, too, feel the same way. However, the last few weeks of 2015 had brought with it a few (extra) challenges that were not expected, spilling over to the year […]
Settling in quite nicely after a couple of weeks in our new house. Daughter and I had to move when my mom and I had our big falling out the night I came home after being oversees for 2 weeks. No worries, though, we have fallen back in, so to speak. But here we are, […]
Fresh blog! After 2 years, here I am, attempting to blog again. Let’s have a stab at it, shall we?