Tag Archives: Mill Valley

Tears are the Tool

My husband died in June 2012. My sister died a few months before that. Six months ago, I decided to move back home, where I grew up — this would get me closer to family and undoubtedly, speed up the … Continue reading

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Sheeet Happens – Get Over It!

So I had just said goodbye to my daughter after an exhilarating walk in the sub-30 degrees this morning. I was high on life, thanking God for my new home and for the opportunity to spend  more time with my … Continue reading

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Penny Candy

I grew up in Mill Valley, California. This is by far one of the best places on earth for raising kids — or at least it was in 1954. I went back there on the fourth of July to take … Continue reading

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Easter Sunday — 1952

Easter Sunday, 1952 – – – As the story goes, it was about 5:00am. It was still pretty dark out, and there was an icy dew all over the front lawn. In those days, in that first little house in … Continue reading

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