I met a lady today named Hildegard. That doesn’t happen everyday. From Wikipedia: The female name Hildegard derived from the Old High German words hild (=war or battle) and gard (=protection) and means “protecting battle-maid” Variant spellings include Hildegarde. The Polish, Portuguese, Slovene and Spanish version is Hildegarda; the Italian version is Ildegarda. Hildegárd...
So many people in a bad mood today.
Okay, two. But usually I don’t run into that many people. The girl at McD’s was annoyed I paid in cash — wrinkly cash and coins. Hey, I had dimes I needed to get rid of. She huffed, rolled her eyes, counted the coins with absolute angst. There were others but I must say, I have to sing the praises of the girl who drew my blood. Painlessly. And with a smile.
Until we have seen someone’s darkness, we don’t really know who they are. Until...– Marianne Williamson (via kindnessalwaysmatters)
Free Olympics printables, unit studies and... →
Sometimes Alzheimer's is funny. Part 2.
Today is Saturday. Mama Ellen, standing in the kitchen says, “Man, it sure doesn’t feel like today is Sunday.”
Today has been a day.
I can’t even…
Sometimes Alzheimer's is funny.
Not very often, but sometimes. Mama Ellen just asked if Elvis Presley was really dead.
Pepper's Paw: Yes, folks we have another foster... →
pepperspaws: Yes, folks we have another foster pup. We would like to introduce Star (Tammy). She is joining the Egloff Animals Kingdom. This baby was found as a stray and rescued from Miami Dade Animal Shelter, just like all of our other fosters. Star is only 4 weeks old and 1.6…
Target's back to school commercials this year are...
What’s more delightful than an evening beside the fire with a nice bright lamp...– Gustave Flaubert, Madame Bovary (via kindnessalwaysmatters)
She feels in italics and thinks in CAPITALS.– Henry James, The Portable Henry James (via notyourgramma)
Best part of having to sit in dentist chair 4...
A perfectly valid reason for eating mac & cheese and a strawberry shake for supper.
Excuse me why I pain medicate myself and go away...
I thought dentistry was to alleviate pain, not cause it. Ugh. Just take me far, far away.
So I guess I should go for a swim.
But I’d rather read.
You know, dieting would be easy except for that...
Gets me every time.