San Diego Zoo Day

polar bear zoo Zoo Labor day 2014

Family day at the San Diego Zoo.  Great new exhibits if you haven’t seen it lately take an adventure day with your family.

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Starry Night Wine & Painting Class

stary night wine and painting

Lots of fun and if you get a chance you have to try this.  There were all levels of artistic talent and the instructor was great.  My daughter and friend also included the telephone booth from Dr. Who show.

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Dalek Cake

dalek cake

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Mini Flower Cake Stand and Matching Cupcakes

flower cake stand

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Wine & Painting Class

kelly wine and paintingwine and paint cat picture

Last night my daughter surprised me with a wine and painting class.  There are several companies that offer this the one we when to was put on by Painting & Vino.  This is a three hour class that the instructor walks you through how to paint the picture.  Of course there was beverages or how she liked to describe it as liquid courage.  We both had a great time and will book again with this company.

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Life After Death, A Widow’s Journey – Just published on

widow book front cover

It starts with a knock at the door.  That is the beginning of the nightmare.  The shock of the moment scrambles all of your senses and you can’t think. I lost my husband last year but the worst was my son 10 years ago.  Both deaths had some things that were similar but losing a child and a spouse were very different.   After dealing with the hundreds of details that comes with any death you will come to a point where you ask yourself, what do I want to do with my life.  So from funerals to dating I have put together this guide to assist you in the next chapter of your life.

This book has just been published on as a Kindle, Paperback and also their KDP (free lending library).


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Stomping Grapes

Stomping Grapes

My grapes went crazy this year.  My grandchildren are at my house for a sleep over.  Anyway after picking and cleaning it was their turn to stomp.  They had a great time and made a huge mess but had a great time.

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