Category: Blog

Dear K.C. 7-18-2016

Man… it feels like the world is being sucked into a black hole of sadness.   I feel guilty at the moment because my footsteps are light.  But through it all I realize moving forward is the only way to…

Good Vibes for Friday…

Having to sift through terrible tragedy seems to be coming part of our daily routine and it is so sad. While I am inclined to be a positive human bean, sometimes it just doesn’t feel right while so many are suffering. The…

Dear K.C. 7-13-2016

Yesterday something crazy happened. The idea to host a question and answer forum with a word lunatic at the helm has taken this site by storm.  I have to admit that when the questions first started rolling in I wondered, “What kind…

Dear Abbey…not even close.

Ideas are constantly ebb and flowing through my brain. Some should keep on with the current while others get stuck in a tide pool…letting me soak em up and splash around in them.  This latest one isn’t new or original but…

Summer Treasure…and a contest!

Summer is here and the best way to cool down is by cruising over to the beach…if you live in Flagler that is. These days my kiddos are old enough to frolic in the ocean without me hovering over them…

Reality…or is it?

Outward appareances are just that…an appearance. The true story that lies within is often completely different. I recently experienced the first moment of my summer reality check. I had barely stepped a couple hours into the long awaited break before the facade…

A Child’s mind…Write ON!

I sometimes fancy myself a writer…and then I meet a 9th grade student who gives her definition of a “writer” and I realize that not even on my best day am I as gifted with words as this remarkable young…

Mother’s Day Throwback

It feels great to be celebrated, even if on your special day you find yourself cleaning the living room while your entire family is eating at your Mother’s Day brunch next door. #True Story Being a mom is truly the…

Turtle Power…not the mutant ninja kind.

Turtle nesting season officially started May 1st, which means almost every day you will find a set of tire tracks on the Flagler Beach sand from Turtle Patrol volunteers searching for signs of life…Sea Turtle life that is. This means that beach bonfires…

I survived another weekend…

…is how I currently am feeling. This is really not very unusual and in the moments when I get a moment to stop and ponder all this madness that I call my life, I have realized that I probably wouldn’t…