Happy 50th Birthday to Me!

On August 7, I turned FIFTY! I can’t believe I’m half a century old. Birthdays were always important to my mom, and I always felt the same way. When it came to my birthday, I would get family and friends together to go to the racetracks, a club, and I did several road trips. This year, we had a week […]

Full Circle and Then Some

I spent the holiday season in Arizona, and along with the weather, it was a very different celebration. In 2012, three months after my mother had died, my sister moved to Arizona, and five months later, I moved to Germany. Since we suffered a terrible loss, my sister and I needed to start a new life, hers happened to be […]