Cruising On The Carnival Ecstasy


Dearest Readers: Now that we are home from the cruise [Carnival Ecstasy –September 3 – September 8, 2016] departing from Charleston, with stops at Half Moon Cay and Nassau, Bahamas, I realize there are times I still have sea legs. Earlier, while pouring a cup of coffee, my body swayed back and forth, just likeContinue reading “Cruising On The Carnival Ecstasy”

Friday Reflections…Exhaustion…And How To Cope In A World Of Stress


Dearest Readers: Today is Friday…a day of looking forward to the weekend. As for me, it is another day of exhaustion. Why? Allow me to explain…Undoubtedly, this week has pushed me to the limit, starting with Tuesday. Early Tuesday morning, my husband and I had to be at Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center. HubbyContinue reading “Friday Reflections…Exhaustion…And How To Cope In A World Of Stress”

Treatment at Ralph H. Johnson VA Hospital — So Much Improved!


Thursday, March 15, 2013, my husband and I had dinner with friends at a local Mexican restaurant. This has been a tradition of ours since the early 1990’s, perhaps about 1992 or so. After dinner, my husband became extremely quiet. His face was pale, almost ghostly. I asked him if he was all right. HisContinue reading “Treatment at Ralph H. Johnson VA Hospital — So Much Improved!”