Groundhog Day

Have you ever had those days when it seemed like you're just replaying the same thing over and over? I've had one of those years. In life, my father and my father in law could not be more different. My dad was extremely right wing - tea party level right wing. My FIL was extremely … Continue reading Groundhog Day

Unexpected Emotions

The closer I get to the one year mark of Dad's death, the closer to the surface my emotions sit. I woke up in tears this morning. Dreams don't normally get me out of whack because they're just dreams and not reality. But last night I was at the house in California where I grew up … Continue reading Unexpected Emotions

At What Point

My brother posted a picture for Throw Back Thursday of some of my younger siblings taking a break with Dad after working all morning on a project. The picture made me smile. And then the comments that were posted just got me all weepy and missing him. It's been months since he died. Sometimes it … Continue reading At What Point