January 2022 I gasped when I heard someone say they threw their old race medals in the trash. I still have every finishers’ medal I ever received from crossing the finish line. They remind me of the hard work and discipline I put into training. As a new grandmother, I also know there will come … [Read more...] about Trophies and Plaques and Medals, Oh My!
We didn't touch a single turtleneck or even venture into closets, but let's talk Christmas decorations. Forty years’ worth. And flowers. Lots and lots of silk flowers. The thing about being an organizer is that you have to be adaptable, flexible and quick thinking. You go in thinking you'll do one … [Read more...] about My Old Kentucky Home – Part II
This weekend I'm heading home to Kentucky. I haven't spent any quality time with my parents in more than a year. My mom tells me I'll be disappointed that the organizing we did a few years ago is now in disarray. "It's the worst it's ever been," she says. Mom’s in her 80's. I know as she gets … [Read more...] about My Old Kentucky Home