Author Archives: EmilyD

About EmilyD

Now in my 50's and still a work in progress. Proud, happy mom of 2 wonderful kids who are married to equally wonderful people. Patiently waiting on grandchildren to spoil. In love with, and happily engaged to, my best friend and looking forward to the rest of the journey on this planet by his side.

Why spoil a good thing?

As I write, Jason, is happily absorbed in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, the last book in the series.  We’ve eagerly anticipated it just as we anticipated every one since Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.  The tradition has been that he … Continue reading

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My New Project

I’ve decided to step up as the organizer of a Meet Up group after the founding organizer stepped down.  I figure it will be a great way to meet people and make friends.  If anyone is curious to find out … Continue reading

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My horoscope for today

About a year ago, I signed up to get my daily horoscope by email just for shits and giggles.  Sometimes it’s very general or misses the mark completely… then there are times when the message really applies to what’s going on … Continue reading

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“It’s not you, it’s me”

Yeah that pretty much sums things up.  It wasn’t me.  I know I didn’t get my signals crossed or read into things that weren’t there.    When a man says things like "wait till you meet my sister and her … Continue reading

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The 6th Sense of Ex-boyfriends

I’m convinced that men have a sixth sense.  They seem to know when other men are in the vicinity of their ex-girlfriends.  Why else are old boyfriends suddenly coming out of the woodwork?  After several weeks of dates with a … Continue reading

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Sleep with the angels, Abuelita

  God finally called you home.   

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Reclaiming Christmas

I’m determined to be politically incorrect this year.  While airports and municipal buildings are taking down trees and Nativity scenes over fear of lawsuits and everywhere you go, all you see are signs saying "Happy Holidays" and "Seasons Greetings", I’m reclaiming Christmas.  … Continue reading

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