Friday, June 12, 2020
It's Been a While . . .
I am sitting in a small office in a house in California. Much has happened since I last wrote for Carpe Diem. The Covid-19 pandemic is runni...
Saturday, April 19, 2014
Where Our Kids Take Us: Sarah's in India
What our grown kids do, we do, too, from a distance. This is Week 2 of our daughter Sarah's first business trip to India. She was nervou...
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Silver Linings: Kids Live Far Away? Go Visit Them
I just spent the weekend with my daughter Amie, who lives near Santa Barbara, California. It's our annual mother-daughter get together a...
Sunday, March 23, 2014
Afraid to Try New Things? It May Be Your Mindset
You want to make the most of your empty-nesting years. Yet, your willingness to engage in new activities may be affected by how you think ab...
Friday, October 25, 2013
We had lunch with Kate today. Four of us who had met, and assisted, or edited, or project managed, or whatever, at Saunders College Publishi...
Sunday, October 20, 2013
Adjunct Event, Memoir Workshop - A Stimulating Weekend
Blogs should be short, right? Well, Saturday I attended an adjunct event at Montgomery County Community College. The session on Classroom Ma...
The Historical Society of Pennsylvania, with Mom
Gary, Mom, and I visited the Historical Society of Pennsylvania on Wednesday evening. It was a bit of a last-minute decision, but a very goo...
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