Joan Vandervliet 1944-2009


As many of you know, my mother has been fighting pancreatic cancer for the past year. This weekend, she finally earned her rest. If you ever had met my mother, you know there was nothing more important to her than her family, which was extended to more than just my siblings and myself through her … Continue reading

Countdown to Midlife Crisis 12 – The Countdown resumes


hey there blog buddies – Thank you thank you thank you for all your support again,  so many of you have given me so much in the ways that you all could, and I am eternally grateful. But that doesn’t make up for the lack of COUNTDOWNS. So…. RETURNS! So  lets quick catch up, I … Continue reading