Dear Monday, It’s Not You. It’s Me.

Dear Monday, It's not you. It's me. I know you have to visit. And I don't really mind normally. In fact, I usually like you with your fresh starts and blank slate. In fact, I usually think of you as a generous friend with your opportunity to do it better. It's not your fault I'm unusually behind in almost every area of my life. It's not your fault our internet was out on Friday and I couldn't get some big projects finished until today. It's not your fault Buddy the Basset's bath has ... [Read More]

Monday’s To Do List

Today's list is full of things like laundry and vacuuming and writing columns for the local paper and stopping by the chiropractor and filling prescriptions and cleaning out my car.  It's the mundane stuff I often write on Monday's to do list. The little things that help me start the week better. These are not the earth-changing things, tasks that move mountains or inspire the masses.  Instead, Monday is full of the small things ... the steady hum of my dryer as all those piles are slowly ... [Read More]