Category Archives: Life Experiences

The Spirit of the People of Barcelona

As I watched the sun drift down over rustic stone buildings that had withstood years of economic disasters and uncertainty, in the distance church bells pealed in perfect time to the heartbeat of the people of Barcelona—strong, brave people. The night before, I heard the cheers of happy Spaniards who celebrated a 4-0 win over […]

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Mud Slinging Good Time

Our car looked like a crime scene if ever I had seen one (which I had not). I profusely explained to the car wash attendant why our vehicle had to have the pre-soaked, undercarriage steamed, superior detailed, super deluxe, run-it-through-one more time car wash. I was almost out of breath explaining why there was blood […]

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Trying to Figure out Motherhood

Happy Mother’s Day to millions of mothers today! For several years I have tried to figure out motherhood. When I was pregnant with my first son, my husband was finishing his last year of college at Texas Christian University. We lived in Dallas, Texas, and drove 30 miles twice a week to Fort Worth in […]

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Travel Made Easy???

That was a trip to remember…more trauma getting out of town than the travel itself. What is so difficult about boarding a plane in your own home town and taking a relaxing flight for 3 ½ hours before arriving at your destination? It was getting on the plane that started a crazy trail of events. […]

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