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 5,535 miles away from me. We met for a weekend in the summer of 2013 to pack and ship the rest of our personal items, and we said our goodbyes not knowing when we’d see each other. Well, I received …

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Dimmed Stars – Fate or Choices we make

We’ve all experienced those curveballs in life. Some are traumatic while some just leave us scratching our butts or cursing. Such as when we plan to head out of town for the weekend, but the boss makes weekend work mandatory. Or even small simple things like grabbing a cup of coffee before work only to realize we never put the water in the pot. These curveballs or ‘oh shit moments’ disappear as the days or weeks progress. We can laugh about them hours later. These minor curveballs are the ones I’d like to have in my life. It’s the big …

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Happy 2015!

Welcome to my new blog! If you followed my old blog, Skipping Stone Memories, thanks for your continued support. If you are new, I appreciate and enjoy new followers. For those who don’t know me, I’m an author, wife, mother of a furry one, and thankful for all the blessings in my life. Last year, I started this imprint, Baer Books Press for creative services and publication. If you get a chance, hop on over to my Author Website to read about my books. This blog will be a mixture of writing, food, travels, funny mishaps, and more writing. To …

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