Guilty Pleasures

Have you ever noticed that children do not understand the concept of a guilty pleasure? Sunday afternoon found me in the bath tub after the completion of a daunting to-do list. I decided to do this bath right - I had the window open to listen to the rain, a glass of wine and a … Continue reading Guilty Pleasures

Vanilla, Please

"Vanilla, please." That was all I had to say, accompanied with a dollar bill in an outstretched hand. Two words. A simple exchange. Yet I could not do it. I wasn't always shy. I remember riding on my dad's shoulders as a toddler, waving and saying, "Hi" to everyone I passed. I remember visiting the … Continue reading Vanilla, Please