“Hey Mom…”

“Hey Mom….” he says.  “I’m going to extend my stay here in Sweden…and…I’m flying you over! I’ve thought about it and if I give up a few trips, I could fly you over and…” I think all the blood rushed to my head right about then and I didn’t hear much else that he was saying…my brain was fixed on – “I’m going to Sweden!!!”  And this 51-year old mom who once-upon-a-time considered herself a girl with an adventurous spirit, well, IRead more

Weekly Photo Challenge ~ “On the Way”

a few thoughts on “on the way” The  traveling “through” is often so much more than the  getting “to” In other words, the journey is often so much richer than reaching a destination. We spend a lifetime of moving toward destinations, and only moments arriving. I am thinking maybe that’s why it’s so important to enjoy the journey…the little things along the way. Because the little things are so often the big things… and if we’re so busy looking atRead more