September update: six months and nearly 300 followers!

Good morning! It’s a bright and sunny Thursday morning. I’m sitting in my living room anxiously awaiting the painter. Today’s the last day of painting and I can’t wait to get my condo back into shape. I have things to do. Places to be. And new projects to work on. Can you believe it’s been…

Advice from my grandmother 3: marriage

Advice from her school teacher Mr. Sandbaek, early 1920’s, Denmark. Most happy is the one in a happy marriage. Second most happy is the single person, who lives for a cause. The less happy is the one once married, but lost the loved one. But least happy, is the one in a bad marriage. Another…

Advice from my grandmother 2: glitter and pearls

Come my little one, and now, we fast to school will go, To sing, read, write, Then we will all be plucky and clever boys and girls. Oh, how great they will be. Karen Jensen, My Journey, author unknown If you have a Mother humming, while she struggled, Every day would seem glorified. A brave…