betty white · furbabies · Grief · Life is short · Mindfulness · pets

When A Hibiscus Makes You Cry

I (Shannon) came home from work today, changed into my "outside clothes", took Betty White out for a stroll, and when we returned, she sat on the porch and watched me as I unraveled the hose to water the plants. It was a scorcher today, so it took longer than usual to quench all of… Continue reading When A Hibiscus Makes You Cry

childfree · dinks · furbabies · Life is short · Mindfulness

It’s Okay to be a Dink

I (Shannon) was recently reading the book, "Southern Lady Code" by Helen Ellis, and a chapter resonated with me. It was a chapter called, "Free to and me (and childfree)." It moved me so much, that I thought I should write about how it made me feel, as it may inspire others who are… Continue reading It’s Okay to be a Dink