The Cookie Sheet

I saw it at Christmas, but left it. It’s the New Year and I still have money leftover from Christmas. I walked back into the store and bought it. This wasn’t a need, it was a flat out want. It’s red and shiny, which are two things that regularly grab my attention. It cost more […]

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Catching a Glimpse

Note to self: “Bake cookies the day before she gets home.” So the house doesn’t smell like fresh baked cookies when she walks in. The smells lingers, and she’ll ask if I had cookies with my coffee. I’m prepared to be fussed at. Stepping into the hallway this morning, it felt chilly. At first, I […]

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This Is Normal

The life my daughter and I share is not normal. We care for one another at a very high level. We watch each other, and learn how to do so. We are now down to the details. I bought a new toothbrush holder, and noticed the openings are large enough to hold more than a […]

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