My mother is a b(w)itch ….

What if, my mom, the my nemesis, the anti-me, the person who always didn’t believe in me, didn’t like my choice of friends, didn’t like my goals in life, didn’t really like anything except my 2nd husband, Michael, and, of course, my son, what if she is / was a natural witch… and didn’t even know it. Some of you Continue Reading →

Civilian Friends vs. Veteran Friends

When a good Military Veteran leaves When a good Military Veteran leaves the ‘job’ and retires to a better life, many are jealous, some are pleased and others, who may have already retired, wonder if he knows what he is leaving behind, because we already know. We know, for example, that after a lifetime of camaraderie that few experience, it Continue Reading →

A beautiful, heartwarming letter

I wanted to share this beautiful, heartwarming letter, as people look close to home and support our military people during this time of remembrance. Part of this letter is to all military dependants, but the last half is directed to his own wife. I felt it was all beautiful enough to share, and with his permission, you can read it Continue Reading →

Family time finally

Almost September. Where in the world does time go? I got to see my family today. I even finally got to meet my brother’s girlfriend. She seems really nice. Work is going well. I enjoy it most of the time… I need to put together a professional portfolio for evaluations time. We are starting an SCA household. I’ll prally be Continue Reading →

Turned in my resignation

I turned in my resignation yesterday. Nobody in administration has said anything to me yet, but most of the teachers know. And many of the students know. I didn’t know of any reason not to tell them. I mean, school prepares them for life, right? Well, welcome to life and shitty people who dump all over you. Okay, I didn’t Continue Reading →

Kevin Loric has arrived

Kevin Loric has arrived! We survived premature labor, total bed rest, and other worrisome things, but now, thank the goddess, little Kevin has arrived safely! During the past few months, I was unable to have any rituals, yet I always remembered each holiday and full moon. I may not have truly been able to celebrate, but I believe that the Continue Reading →

Mom’s surgery

Well, after Valentine’s Day, things got a little crazy. My husband’s Mother needed to have surgery, and my husband was allowed to go back to the states on emergency leave. So, after a three month separation, I was re-united with my husband for two weeks. My Mother-In-Law survived the surgery, and is doing fine, thank you Goddess. I feel that Continue Reading →