Open Heart

I love surprises. Well, I love the kind that involve flowers and/or travel. Honestly, it doesn’t have to cost money.  A good surprise could be cleaning out my car or washing the dishes before I can get to them. Or chocolate, always chocolate. What I don’t like are surprises that involve a hospital stay. And … Continue reading Open Heart

The Waiting Room 

I woke up at 5:30 this morning and stumbled into the kitchen to put on a pot of coffee. There’s just nothing better than the smell of roasted coffee beans in the wee hours before the sun comes up. Once I’d set the pot to brew, I walked back down the hall to my son’s … Continue reading The Waiting Room