My Goal This Christmas

My Goal This Christmas

by Cathee Poulsen As I enter, what is for me, the most solemn and focused part of the year, I have continued to clean out closets, give away stuff, and reorganize. Concentrate and eliminate. Unpacking the Christmas decorations was another opportunity to pare down. There’s such a great feeling that accompanies things set in order. […]

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Goodnight My Angel

Goodnight My Angel

by Cathee Poulsen I held her close this morning and rubbed her soft underbelly which she loves. How do you say goodbye to a companion who has followed your every step with her bright black eyes, ready to accept any assignment you might dole out? For sixteen years? Faithful and true, hopelessly devoted to you? […]

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Why We Decorate for Fall

Why We Decorate for Fall

Cathee Poulsen At the end of every August, when I think I’d rather poke myself in the eye than face another sweltering day, I preoccupy myself by pretending autumn is just around the corner. It’s a wicked game because I know in my part of Central Florida, we very likely can have the A/C on […]

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