Any day now, my daughter-in-law will be giving birth to my first grandbaby, a boy. I’ve asked to be called Ama because that is what my younger son called my mother. I can’t believe the day is almost here and I can’t stop thinking back to when I gave birth to […]

Becoming Ama

I don’t have all the answers. My offspring – it’s awkward referring to your twenty-something children, as children – are always the first to point that out. I’ve lived though, for over half of a century, and that should count for something don’t you think? Over the years, I have […]

Life’s Bumps

I’m a little late to the game but I’m all in on the simplify bandwagon. Clutter has always bothered me. Too many things or choices, well they are just not necessary. If we’re going to make this 2020 Plan happen then simplifying is the name of the game. Wow, idiomize much, […]

Simplify to Happiness